UAW Local 1853

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Eddie Bryan Scholarship 

The Eddie Bryan Scholarship is an annual scholarship that is awarded to high school graduates between the ages of 17 and 21 who are entering his or her first year of study in a state-accredited college or university with the objective of obtaining a minimum of a two-year degree (not vocational schools). The deadline for this year's scholarship is May 19, 2023. 

Jan 25, 2023
Complete & return to: TN AFL-CIO Labor Council, ATTN: Pat White,
1901 Lindell Avenue, Nashville, TN 37203. Indicate on envelope Scholarship Application Enclosed. Please visit for more information.

 Note: These are annual scholarships, so please check back often for application deadlines for the upcoming year. Simply click on the individual scholarships for information about applying, requirements, and more.

UAW Region 8 Online Classes Are Back! Please Visit: To Sign Up!

For more than 45 years, the Family Education Center has been a place where UAW members and their families come together for an experience that combines education with recreation.

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The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) awarded the $6 billion contract for the next generation of postal vehicles to Oshkosh Defense, a company with a reputation for tough military trucks built with union labor with just a small number of electric vehicles on order.

But instead of using this opportunity to expand quality jobs under a decades-old union contract, the company plans to refurbish a vacant warehouse in another state and build these vehicles without a commitment to union wages or representation.

Let’s Build Back Better and put letter carriers in union-made vehicles that are good for the planet. Add your name and sign the petition if you agree.

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Chair: Charlie Davis

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The Veterans Committee seeks members who are willing to represent the interest of all active and retired UAW Veterans and their families. This committee is dedicated to advocating for the political and social concerns of Veterans.

This is accomplished through leadership, guidance and education on matters of concern, such as:

Chair: Michael Ray
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Article 44 of the UAW Constitution lays out the mandatory standing committees for local unions. Union Label comes second – right after Constitution and Bylaws. Article 54, Section 8 adds: “All Local Unions shall have an appointed or elected Union Label Committee that must function.”

Chair: Sherry Creps

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Purpose of the Committee