Apr 17, 2014
Empire State College of the State University of New York is now accepting applications for the Morton Bahr Online Learning Scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year.
The scholarship honors the commitment to educational opportunity and online learning of Morton Bahr, CWA's president emeritus and an Empire State College alumnus. It helps union members and other workers achieve their education and life goals by providing access to higher education through distance learning.
Students who receive the scholarship will study online through Empire State College's Center for Distance Learning.
Since its inception in 2001, the Bahr scholarship has helped 61 students continue their education through distance learning.
The deadline for applications is May 15.
Union workers, family members and domestic partners interested in working toward a degree at Empire State College are eligible. To submit an application online or to download the form, visit www.esc.edu/bahr.