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Applications now open for 2022 Canadian Labour Congress Winter School

2022 Canadian Labour Congress Winter School

One of Canada's best labour schools, held at Harrison Hot Springs, in January and February 2022.

The CLC Winter School offers a wide variety of four-day, quality labour-oriented courses. To support HSA's ability to represent HSA members effectively and help build a stronger union, members can apply to take courses chosen to meet these objectives.

For dates and course information, please see Information Sheet.

HSA offers a number of scholarships which cover reimbursement for wages, travel, registration, accommodation (single), meals and dependent care. HSA members can apply for an HSA Scholarship by completing the on-line registration.  The CLC Winter School will be listed under 'Other Events'. Registration deadline is 11:59pm on Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Please note that HSA CLC Winter School scholarships are popular, and more applications are usually received than can be accommodated.

If you are approved for an HSA scholarship, you will be contacted by HSA with further details.
 
In addition to the above, the Political Action Committee, through the Political Action Fund, will sponsor one member to take either; A Path to Reconciliation: Standing in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples or Member Engagement - Member Action course. Members wishing to apply to the political action fund must submit an essay to the Political Action Committee. The essay in 300 words or less: Why is it important for unions and the broader labour movement to engage in political action?

Additional Scholarship Opportunities:
Applications for these additional scholarships are to be sent to Education@hsabc.org. HSA will submit the scholarship application to the appropriate organization.

The Frank Wall Development Scholarship offers HSA members interested in attending the Parliamentary Procedure and Public Speaking course another scholarship opportunity for attending this course. Please send completed application to HSA for union authorization and HSA will send to the CLC on your behalf. This requires an additional essay as required by this particular scholarship.
 
The Community Savings Scholarship offers HSA members interested in attending either Young Workers in Action or A Path to Reconciliation: Standing in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples course. Please send completed application to HSA for union authorization and HSA will send to Community Savings on your behalf. This requires an additional essay as required by this particular scholarship.

Members that have attended CLC Winter School within the last three years are not eligible.
 
Please contact Ashley Lopez at Education@hsabc.org for further information.

Registration Deadline: 11:59pm on Wednesday, October 27,2021.

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