Category Archives: Benefits

5th Annual Labor Day Picnic


Monday, September 3, 2012 

1:30–6 pm

Log Cabin, Rutgers Gardens

112 Ryders Lane,New Brunswick, NJ 

Rain or shine. Tickets are free to signed union members and up to 3 family members, but you must request your tickets by August 27 at this link.

Enjoy food, music, games, nature, solidarity. Meet your Rutgers-UMDNJ union brothers and sisters.

Labor Scholarship for High School Grads

The Middlesex and Somerset Counties AFL-CIO Central Labor Council has applications available for the “Raymond A. Peterson Scholarship” fund. The awards range from $500 to $2500. The application must be postmarked no later than Friday, April 6. Scholarship recipients will be announced that the central labor council’s 29th Annual Awards and Scholarship Brunch on Sunday, April 22 10am-12pm at the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick, NJ. More information about the brunch and scholarship application can be found at

2012 Union Plus Scholarship – Deadline Approaching

Visit today.…the Union Plus Scholarship deadline is coming up:

The deadline to apply for the 2012 Union Plus Scholarship is January 31, 2012.

Since 1992, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $3.2 million to students of union families, with over 2,100 union families benefiting from Union Plus’ commitment to higher education.