Scholarships Opportunities

* Member must be in good standing with Local 675

We are pleased to announce three scholarships opportunities available to upcoming high school graduates whose parents, grandparents, or legal guardian is a member of UA Local 675.

The 2020 scholarships are:

  1. UA Local 675 Scholarship - This scholarship program is to encourage attenadnace to a 2 or 4-year institution of higher learning. A one-time scholarship of up to $1,000 is available to high school seniors and prior year graduates whose parent, grandparent or legal guardian is a member of UA Local 675 in good standing. All submissions must be received by Union office and postmarked by June12, 2020, with awards to be announced in July. Click here to download the application form.

  2. United Assoication (UA) Scholarship - The UA Scholarship Fund benefits UA members and their dependents. Up to 112 scholarships totaling as much as $222,000 will be awarded this year. Scholarships range from $1,500 to $5,000 each. The deadline for submitting application is June 7, 2020. Applications will now only be accepted electronically through https://uascholarshipfund.communityforce.com.

  3. Hawaii State AFL-CIO 2020 Scholarship - This scholarship is open to any graduating senior. There will be three scholarships awarded in the amount of $1,000 each. All submissions must be received or postmarked by April 10, 2020. For detailed instructions, click here.

Please call our office at (808)546-5454 ext. 222 if you have any questions.

Crafts

Plumbers

Plumber apprentices are trained to layout, fabricate, and assemble water, sewer, solar and other piping systems. Plumbers learn to thread, solder, and braze pipes

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Fitters

Refrigeration and air conditioning apprentices are trained in the installation of all types of cooling equipment and controls, and layout and assembly of related piping

Fire Sprinkler Fitters

Fire Sprinkler Fitters are trained to layout, fabricate, install, repair, maintain, inspect, and service all types of fire suppression systems

Pipefitter/Steamfitter Welders

Pipefitter/Steamfitter Welder apprentices are trained to fabricate and erect pipes of every kind – plastic, ferrous and non-ferrous types. Pipefitters learn to thread, solder, braze, and weld pipes

Apprenticeship & Training

Local 675's training in Pearl City and Iwilei, are conducted in spacious facilities which feature state-of-the art "hands-on" equipment for plumbing, pipefitting, refrigeration, air conditioning, fire sprinkler systems, and welding

Newsletter - Vol. 12 No. 1 Jan - Mar 2020