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Division A Scholarships Photo Album

As we reported in last week’s edition of Hotel Voice, 25 students who are children of Hotel Trades Council Division A members recently received first-time college scholarships or renewals totaling $54,000.

Division A Scholarships Photo Album

As we reported last week, $58,500 in scholarships and renewals were awarded August 13th to 26 children of members employed in Hotel Trades Council Division A hotels.

Apply Now for Union Plus Scholarships

The Union Plus Scholarship Program has announced that applications are being accepted for 2015 scholarships.

Apply Now for 2020 College Scholarships!

Hotel Voice, Spring 2020

 The Vito J. Pitta scholarship program and the Hotel Trades Council Division A scholarship program are now accepting applications for their 2020 awards. These programs provide an outstanding opportunity for members’ children to supplement the ever growing high cost of college. That's why parents should not let their children miss out on the chance to enter these competitions! Last year a total of $408,000 (a record amount!) was awarded to 34 lucky — and very talented — graduating high school seniors.

College Scholarships Awarded to 22 High School Seniors

July 7, 2020 3:17 PM

There haven't been many good news items in 2020, with the COVID-19 crisis leaving so many of our union's members out of work, but the annual scholarship awards for this year can give all of us hope for the future. A total of $264,000 has been awarded to 22 promising students who are children of our union's members. Congratulations to these scholars and to their parents!

Vito J. Pitta Scholarships Eligibility Information Form

Applications are now available for the 2015 Scholarship Awards Competition.

Vito J. Pitta Scholarships Eligibility Information Form

Applications are now available for the 2014 Scholarship Awards Competition. The competition is open to registered dependent children of eligible hotel and club employees who are members of the New York Hotel Trades Council and/or Local 6. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who are planning to attend an accredited four-year college in the fall.

College Scholarships Awarded to 38 High School Seniors

High school seniors got some big help paying for college from their parents' union as recipients of 2016 Vito J. Pitta, Frank Saris, and Division A scholarships.

College Scholarships Awarded to 54 High School Seniors

The young faces of the future smiled broadly on June 22—and even broader smiles were on the faces of their proud parents—when 54 graduating high school seniors received college scholarships.

Vito J. Pitta Scholarships awarded to 35 students

In what is always considered to be one of the happiest days of the year, a total of $280,000 in college scholarships was awarded on June 14th to 35 high school seniors. The students are children of eligible members of our Union, and they represent a promising future for all of us.

Applications Now Being Accepted for Our Union’s Scholarships

Both Vito J. Pitta and Division A programs are accepting applications.

Applications Now Being Accepted for Vito J. Pitta Scholarships

In society where income is often tied directly to education, no one can deny the value of a college education. As an example, several government studies have revealed that college graduates under 30 years of age have a much lower unemployment rate than high school graduates in that same age group.

Applications Now Being Accepted for Vito J. Pitta Scholarships

Applications for the 2015 Vito J. Pitta Scholarship awards are being accepted between now and April 1.

$408,000 in Scholarships Awarded to 34 High School Seniors

It was a day of celebration on June 21, when 34 children of our union’s members were awarded a total of $408,000 in college scholarships. It was by far the largest amount of money ever awarded in a single year since the program’s inception in 1987. To date, the scholarship program has now awarded a total of $8,768,000 in grants to 1,080 students. It is money well spent. Past surveys have revealed that the program has had an outstanding record of success — virtually all previous recipients finished college or graduate school or are still pursuing their education.

High School Seniors Can Apply Now for 2018 College Scholarships!

The Vito J. Pitta scholarship program and the Hotel Trades Council Division A scholarship program are now accepting applications for the 2018 awards.

High School Seniors Can Apply Now for 2017 College Scholarships!

The Vito J. Pitta scholarship program and the Hotel Trades Council Division A scholarship program are now accepting applications for the 2017 awards. These programs provide an outstanding opportunity for members’ children to attend the college or university of their choice and to realize their career goals.

Mario Gabelli, an Honorary Member of Our Union, Donates an Additional $170,000 for Scholarships

May 29, 2020 2:49 PM

He's done it again! Mr. Mario Gabelli, who has already provided contributions of $181,000 to our union's scholarship fund, donated an additional $170,000 in May, bringing the total amount of his support for the college grant program to more than $350,000. The additional $170,000 will be used to provide scholarships for HTC members' children totaling $85,000 in 2021 and $85,000 in 2022.

Reminder: Union Plus Scholarship Deadline Is January 31

This is a final reminder that the deadline for applying for Union Plus scholarships is Friday, January 31. That still leaves time for eligible applicants because the entire Union Plus application process takes place online.

Clubs Participating in the Scholarship Fund

As announced in this week’s Hotel Voice, children of Local 6 members employed in most private clubs are eligible to apply this year for Vito J. Pitta scholarships.