2019 IAM Scholarship Competition Now Open

The IAM awards 16 scholarships annually to members and their children who are interested in obtaining a Bachelor’s degree or a two-year vocational/technical certification.

The deadline for application is February 22, 2019.

For full details on eligibility and application forms, please visit https://www.goiam.org/news/departments/hq/scholarships/2019-iam-scholarship-competition-is-now-accepting-applications/

 

 

Protecting Workers’ Pensions

Machinists from the Maritime region attended the Forum on How to End Pension Theft on October 4. New Democratic Party (NDP) MP Scott Duvall discussed the private members bill he is introducing in parliament to fix bankruptcy laws to stop large corporations from putting shareholders, banks, and creditors ahead of their employees when they file for bankruptcy protection.

L-R: Paul Benoit, Gwen, Kenny, Scott Duvall, Paul Gaudet, Chris Snelgrove, and Rick Arsenault.