Scholarships

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. Grants can be used for continuing education and also for implementing programs or introducing tools in the classroom, workplace and/or community.

Porter Scholar winners

 

Applications are not yet open for 2021.

Coming soon!

 

For more information about the Porter Scholars Program see the links below. Contact PorterScholars@aft.org if you have additional questions.

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.

The deadline for Fall 2021 applications is 12:00 noon, EST, January 31, 2021.