Laborers’ Local 955 would like to congratulate Claire Hunter daughter of Travis Hunter, who was our selection for the Eastern Missouri Laborers’ District Council Scholarship. We’d like to wish Claire the best of luck on all of her future endeavors.
Laborers-Employers Cooperation and Education Trust is offering full tuition
reimbursement to qualifying laborers wishing to proceed with their education
through St. Louis Community College.
To qualify for tuition reimbursement, you must fit the following criteria:
A member of one of the following locals 42,110,660,662,840,955 or 1104 throughout education
A current apprentice (and continued enrollment) or graduate of the Laborers’ Apprenticeship Program
Be a second term apprentice or above (first term apprentices do not qualify)
Provide a letter of recommendation from current employer
Must keep local union dues up to date
Sign a letter of intent with Missouri LECET to follow through with entire degree program
Cannot be receiving any other grant or scholarship funding
Must be interviewed by an individual of the LECET staff
To acquire an application or for more information, call 314-291-0373.
This degree offers more flexibility than traditional campus-based AAS
degree programs, the student earns college credit for his/her on-the-job
training, sharpens skills through supervised practice, as well as develops
additional skills for living and work.
The program was designed to advance education and degree options. It is
designed for the student already in the workforce, participating in the
apprenticeship program, and making progress towards earning a