The northwest chapter of LERA is committed to supporting future professionals in the area of labor and employment relations.

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University of Washington’s Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies Scholarship

We fund an annual $1,000 scholarship for graduate or undergraduate students pursuing a career in the field of labor and/or labor management at the University of Washington’s Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies. The deadline to apply for each academic year is generally in late May. For more information and for a list of previous recipients, visit:

The 2019 recipient is Erica Chavez Santos.

>>>The application period for the 2020-21 academic year is now closed.<<<

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Conference Scholarships

To encourage and promote student attendance, the northwest chapter offers a significantly discounted student rate for its annual conference. Scholarships to attend are considered with limitation and under special circumstances; a valid student also is required. Please contact the Conference Registrar, to inquire.