Bursary application deadline approaching — August 12

A number of bursaries are available for the 2005-2006 academic year to present to members of the Hospital Employees’ Union, their children and spouses, including common-law spouses and same sex partners.

Bursaries shall be tenable at any post-secondary educational institution and will be awarded to those students who need financial assistance and demonstrate satisfactory academic standing. Bursaries will be payable to the post-secondary institution upon enrollment.

Scholarships and bursaries are administered by a Bursaries Committee under the direction of the Provincial Executive.

Applications must be current and received by the Provincial Office, marked “BURSARIES” no later than August 12, 2005 at 5:00 PM, attention Patti da Silva.

Application forms and further information may be obtained from:

The Hospital Employees’ Union 5000 North Fraser Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5J 5M3 Telephone: Patti at (604) 456-7051 Toll Free: 1-800-663-5813

A complete list of the bursaries currently available are posted on our HEU website, under For Members, Bursaries.