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CWA Joe Beirne Foundation's Scholarship For The 2019-2020 School Year. Applications Are On-Line ONLY! - DEADLINE For Applications Is 11:59PM (EST), April 30, 2019



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501 Third Street, N.W.

Washington, D.C. 20001-2797 (202) 434-1305 ~ Phone (202) 434-1308 ~ Fax

Lisa Bolton, Vice President

Telecommunications & Technologies



November 15, 2018

To: Telecommunications & Technologies Local Leaders

Re: CWA Joe Beirne Foundation, 2019 – 2020 Scholarship

Please see the following message from President Shelton’s office:

Dear Colleagues:

This is to inform you that we will be announcing the application process for the CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year.

Attached you will find a copy of the Beirne Foundation scholarship rules, along with a copy of the poster that can be distributed to members and posted on the local websites.

The Foundation’s Board of Directors has approved the awarding of sixteen (16) partial college scholarships of $4,000 each for two years. Eligible for the scholarships are CWA members, their spouses, children, and grandchildren, including the dependents of retired, laid-off, or deceased members. Applications will be available solely online for submission on the Foundation’s website at

Please follow this link at for the poster that you can distribute to members and post on local websites to encourage participation. Full program details can be found on the website at:

This valuable scholarship program is made possible by the funding of CWA locals. For those locals not yet participating in funding the Beirne scholarships, I urge you to do so. Financial arrangements can be made to accommodate your local’s needs.

For more information and assistance, please call 202.434.1320.

Beirne Foundation scholarship rules and Beirne Foundation 2019-2020 Poster Under Article Files Below


Lisa M. Bolton, Vice President
Telecommunications & Technologies

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