The AFSCME Family Scholarship Program 

(The Application process opens June 15th)

Looking for financial support for college?  Each year the AFSCME Family Scholarship Program provides ten $2,000 scholarships to high school seniors that will be renewed for $2,000 each year for a maximum of four years, provided the student remains enrolled in a full-time course of study. The scholarship may be used for any field of study.

To be eligible, you must:
  • Be a graduating high school senior whose parent, legal guardian or financially responsible grandparent is a full dues-paying AFSCME member;
  • At the time the scholarship is awarded, be enrolled in a full-time degree program either at an accredited four-year institution or at a two-year institution that will transfer credits to a four-year institution; and
  • Have taken the SAT or the ACT.  
Application Process: 
To apply, you must meet all eligibility requirements as identified above. Make sure your complete application (2018 application will be available here June 15th), with all support documentation (essay, transcripts, letters of recommendations, SAT or ACT scores, proof of AFSCME membership, etc.), is mailed together in one envelope, POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 31, to: 

AFSCME Family Scholarship Program
Attention: AFSCME Advantage
1625 L Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036

Applications must be postmarked by December 31st.

More Info: 
For detailed information on the application process and to download an application, please visit the AFSCME Family Scholarship page. 

If you have problems downloading the application or have questions regarding the application process, please call (202) 429-5066.