CUPE Awards and Scholarships

Our union offers scholarships and bursaries to our members to help fund their educational goals. The following is a list of available awards, scholarships and bursary applications, please submit your nominations and applications by the deadline dates

 

2020 Awards Mail Out Cover Letter 

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Larry Drummond Snow Fighters Award:

Eligibility:

All CUPE Local 108 employees who participate and/or assist in the Transportation and Public Works  Winter Operations Program.

 

Process:

  1. Any employee or supervisor can nominate a CUPE employee who demonstrates the values identified below under criteria.
  2. Each nomination must include a brief summary to support the nomination.
  3. All nominations are to be submitted to snowops@halifax.ca or hand-delivered in sealed envelope to the employees supervisor.
  4. Deadline for submissions is June 1, 2019
  5. All nominations will be reviewed by a non-associated review panel, who will recommend the recipient(s) after reviewing the nominations and selection will be based on the individuals whose nominations align with the criteria below.

 

Criteria:

All nominations should align and demonstrate the following:

  • Employee takes pride in providing High-Quality Public Service
  • Demonstrates Respect to their colleagues and the public
  • Employee practices and promotes Health & Safety in their workplace
  • Employee demonstrates Service Excellence in mentoring, supporting and assisting their colleagues
  • Employee is engaged in providing Healthy Communities by their demonstrations of improving Accessibility, Diversity and Inclusion

 

Award:

The successful recipient(s) will have their names identified and added to an annual plaque that will be showcased at the MacKintosh Operational Depot.