Scholarship Fund

David Jeffrey Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund


Information for the 2023 Scholarship

Any Local 85 member or dependent desiring a scholarship shall submit in writing his or her name and the educational institution which he or she attends or desires to attend, to:

David Jeff Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund

c/o Elevator Constructors, Local 85

15694 S. US 27

Lansing, MI 48906

Along with the above, the applicant must send a short essay on “How being affiliated with the International Union of Elevator Constructors has impacted their life”. All applicants must have their requests on file by August 1st in order to be eligible.

The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of a lottery or other form of random selection with children of members considered first, then spouse of members and lastly members. The awards will be announced at the end of August.