2017 CUPE scholarship applications added to forums

Three applications for CUPE scholarships have been added to our forums.  You will need your non-GVPL email and password to access the forum.


Education forum:

• CUPE BC Aubrey Burton/Reg Ford Memorial Scholarship available to any student (CUPE BC members, their spouses, or their children) entering their first year of higher education after finishing grade 12.

Deadline: August 15, 2017

There is no contact information for this scholarship.


• Greater Victoria CUPE Scholarship available to sons and daughters of active members who will be under the age of 25 on December 31st of this year.

Deadline September 29, 2017

Contact Kate Rutherford (contact information posted in forum).


Scholarship Committee forum:

• CUPE 410 Post-Secondary Scholarship (two awards) available to CUPE 410 members registered in one or more courses per semester at a post-secondary institution during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Deadline: September 29, 2017

Contact Melissa Worobel (email posted in forum).

General Meeting – Special guest – May 29, 2017

Please note that there is a regular meeting of the membership of CUPE Local 410 scheduled for Monday, May 29th, at 6:30 pm at the Nellie McClung Library.

In addition to our regular agenda items we will be updating you on our preparations for bargaining with the Employer.  Our National CUPE rep, Joel Bentley, will also be on hand for this discussion.
As always food will be provided.  If you need childcare or carpool, please notify your Steward and arrangements can be made.