May 18, 2017 - 5:30 pm
AddressTwin River Casino - 100 Twin River Road, Lincoln, RI 02865 View map
Recognition of the Institutes’ program graduates, as well as awards which recognize outstanding service to workers and their families are presented at this event. Included in these awards are graduates of work-site education and training programs; GED and ESL students; Leadership for a Future program graduates; and Eagle Award winners.
The Chuck Schwartz Memorial Scholarship, in the amount of $1000.00, is awarded annually to two students pursuing a degree in labor studies in an accredited program. Scholarship awardees winners have pursued studies at the University of Rhode Island, at Rhode Island College, and at the National Labor College. Scholarship awardees are selected by faculty at the university or college.