High school seniors and undergraduate collegiate students are eligible to apply if they are an active member of the Midwest Federation and/or the Young Adult Network (YAN), or if they are the child or grandchild of an active member of the Midwest Federation and/or a Federation Member Club. Applicants are eligible to receive a Midwest Federation Scholarship twice for undergraduate studies, but not in consecutive years.
Applicants will be selected for scholarships on the basis of their participation in the Midwest Federation and/or YAN and/or a Federation Member Club; ethnic/cultural related activities/studies; academic achievements; personal goals; and, financial need.
The applicant must provide the following items to be considered for a scholarship: (1) completed application form; (2) official transcript of high school or college grades; (3) two letters of recommendation—one from a teacher/school official or employer, and one from your local Member Club president or Midwest Federation official; and, (4) a current photo.
All application materials must be postmarked by March 30, 2022 and mailed (or emailed) directly to the Scholarship Program Director.
Recipients will be required to attend the 86th annual convention in Saint Louis to receive their award.