Council 82 Scholarships

For children of Actively Working Dues Paying Members - Retirees are not eligible for this program.

Now Accepting Applications For This Program Which Is Open To High School Seniors Who Will Attend An Institution Of Higher Learning In The Fall of 2022.

Please complete and return all of the required documents if your college-bound child would like to be considered for one of five (5) $2000 scholarships. Applications are due no later that March 31, 2022.

2022 Scholarship Poster (pdf)

2022 Scholarship Application Instructions (pdf)

2022 Scholarship Application (pdf)


2021 Scholarship Winners

Hollis V Chase Memorial Scholarship Award:
Abigail Allen
Daughter of Correction Officer David Allen Orleans County Sheriff's Department, Local 2966

Nathaniel Grinnage Memorial Scholarship Award:
Chloe Moore
Daughter of Correction Lieutenant John Moore DOCCS Ogdensburg Correctional Facility, Local 2951

Nick Pinto Memorial Scholarship Award:
Hunter Crofoot
Son of Deputy Sheriff Kevin Crofoot Yates County Deputy Sheriff, Local 1869

Thomas F Holland Memorial Scholarship Award:
Mackenzie Weidel
Daughter of Correction Lieutenant Brett Weidel DOCCS Otisville Correctional Facility, Local 2951

Edward C Stevens Memorial Scholarship Award:
Kirsten Comstock
Daughter of Sergeant James Comstock Olean Police Department - Command Unit, Local 0967C