The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund
There are two (2) scholarship programs offered through Teamsters; The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund and Teamsters Local 331 Scholarship Fund. Both have different eligibility requirements, regulations and application procedures.
About the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund….
James R. Hoffa became a Teamster member in 1934 and served as General President for 14 years, and in recognition of his tireless service to the Union and its members, was honored as General President Emeritus for life. At the November 1999 General Executive Board Meeting, then General Secretary ~ Treasurer C. Thomas Keegal presented a resolution to establish the new scholarship fund.
A link to the on-line applications for the Academic and Vocational programs is availalbe at the website jrhmsf.org. The site describes the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund (JRHMSF) and outlines eligibility requirements and application procedure. For general questions about the Scholarship Fund, please call 202-624-6800 and ask for the Scholarship Office, or e-mail them at [email protected].