TCRC Bursary 2018

Teamsters Canada Rail Conference                                                                        National Bursary Program

The TCRC National Executive Board recognizes the importance of education and in 2008 established an annual bursary program. The Teamsters Canada Rail Conference National Bursary Program is available to the spouse, child or grandchild of an active TCRC Member.


  • Twenty (20) bursaries are awarded annually valued at five hundred dollars ($500.00) each. 

  • Each bursary is paid directly to the Canadian Post Secondary Education Institution.

  • A spouse, child or grandchild of an active TCRC Member is eligible to apply for the annual bursary.

  • Bursaries are not available to family members of National Officers or staff.

  • Each application for a bursary must be accompanied by a 500 word essay, typed, double spaced and 12 font size.

  • Bursary is not carried over to the next year.

  • Eligible applicant must be enrolled and accepted into a recognized and certified Canadian Post Secondary Education Institution.

  • Deadline for applications is May 31 annually. The application and essay must be received by mail or fax in Ottawa by the May 31st deadline. No email applications accepted.

  • All decisions on the selection of successful applicants are final.

Subject of the essay:How Does The Social Media Impact Unions In The 21st Century?

Complete the application, attach a student prepared essay and mail or fax to:

TCRC National Bursary Program
Suite 1710 – 130 Albert St Ottawa, ON
K1P 5G4   Fax: (613)-235-1069

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Bylaw Committee

We are looking for any interested members that would like to join a Bylaw Committee. This committee would be creating bylaws (rules and procedures for making decisions) for which the Local union operates.

Members of this committee are responsible for submitting original and/or amended bylaws and presenting them to the local union membership for discussion and approval. They will monitor the local union bylaws procedure and assure compliance with the current bylaws and constitutional provisions.

Join our Bylaw Committee to strengthen our local unions bylaws and organization.


If you would like more info, have questions, or would like to join our Bylaw Committee feel free to contact one of us.

2018 01 09 – (E) Convention announcement

Union Meeting March 12 2018



This months union meeting was a good and informative one. There are a few issues at hand that the union is looking into.  More info to come.

Please if you have issues or concerns please try your best to make a metting or two and let us know what’s on your mind.  We would like to see you there brothers and sisters.