oWPEA Scholarships The WPEA executive board revised the scholarship program in 2017 by combining funds so each successful applicant would receive more. The larger awards were named in memory of two former WPEA board members who were instumental in initiating the scholarhsip program. The scholarships, which will be awarded for use in Fall 2019, include:
One $3,000 scholarship, in memory of Earl Kalles, former WPEA Secretary-Treasurer and long-time member at the Liquor Control Board; One $3,000 scholarship, in memory of Patti Pollardo, former WPEA Vice President and long-time member at Edmonds Community College; Four $1,000 scholarships.
Union Plus Scholarship Program Since 1992, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $3.5 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education. Over 2,300 families have benefited from our commitment to higher education. The Union Plus Scholarship Program is offered through the Union Plus Education Foundation. Learn more about the Union Plus scholarship.