Union education

Steelworkers help members gain skills, confidence and a sense of belonging. We train members in health and safety, collective bargaining, workers' compensation, leadership and other skills members need to protect their rights.

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Facilitator resources

Member-facilitators are essential to USW’s education program. To support your on-going development as union educators, in this section you’ll find tools for good facilitation, thought-provoking videos and articles, and USW course materials.

Family & Community Education Fund

The FCEF was created in 1989 with a mandate to provide educational programming aimed at Steelworker families, new and young activists, and our community partners. Contributing locals can apply for FCEF funding to host their own projects.

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USW scholarships

Members and their families are eligible for scholarships and paid internships. You can apply for both Canada-wide opportunities and the District awards. Don’t miss your opportunity to apply for Steelworker Scholarships. Fill out your forms today.

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Summer internships – Steelworker Summer

Steelworker Summer is a program of PAID Internships are open to young adults, 17-25 years of age, who are children or grandchildren of members or retired members of the United Steelworkers and actively enrolled in school.

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