AFT Robert G. Porter Scholars Program

This program offers four 4-year, $8,000 post-secondary scholarships to students who are dependents of AFT members, as well as 10 one-time $1,000 grants to AFT members to assist with their continuing education.



NOTE: Application deadline for students and members is March 31, 2016 (Midnight). Third party responses for high school student applications are due by April 15, 2016.

Please contact, if you have any questions.

For more information about the Porter Scholars Program see the links below.

Union Plus® Scholarship Program

Sponsored by the Union Plus Education Foundation. The program is open to members, spouses and dependent children of unions participating in any of the Union Plus programs. See the Union Plus Scholarship Program website for more information.