Award Worth: $2,000 * 25

Deadline: 31 March 2021

Children of Local 3 members


Operating Engineers Local 3 is the largest construction trades local in the U.S., representing over 37,000 members across our four-state jurisdiction of California, Hawaii, Nevada and Utah. From heavy equipment operators and mechanics, to surveyors, construction inspectors, highway maintenance workers, police officers and other public employees, we represent the men and women who drive this country’s economy.


Eligibility Requirements to Apply

Twenty-five (25) $2,000 Merit Scholarships will be awarded to children of Local 3 members. Merit Scholarship winners will not be judged on academic qualifications but will instead be selected through a raffle drawing. These scholarships must be used for study at any accredited college, university or trade school located in the United States.

Operating Engineers Local Union No. 3 scholarships will not impose restrictions of any kind on the course of study. Recipients may accept any other grants or awards that do not rule out scholarship aid from other sources.

Application Link

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