Brothers and Sisters,

We have a few important notices to share, including the 2023-2024 scholarship application, the pipefitter and air conditioning-refrigeration apprenticeship application, journeyman training courses, and our annual blood drive! Please read this message carefully.

2023-2024 Scholarship Application
The scholarship application for the upcoming year is open! If you have multiple family members seeking assistance, please fill out a separate application for each. Please view the 2023-2024 scholarship application and information here. Additional information on other available scholarships can be found on our website at

2023-2024 scholarship application and information

Pipefitter and Air Conditioning-Refrigeration Apprenticeship Application

The application period for the Pipefitter and Air Conditioning-Refrigeration Apprenticeship will be held at the Pipefitters Union Local 537 Training Center, 40 Enterprise Street, Dorchester, Massachusetts on the following dates and times.

Start date: Tuesday, January 3, 2023
End Date: Thursday, January 26, 2023
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Closed – Fridays and Weekends, as well as on Martin Luther King Day, Jan. 16, 2023

More information can be found here.

Journeyman Training
Registration will be on Saturday, January 7, 2023, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pipefitters Training Center, 40 Enterprise Street, Dorchester, Massachusetts. The starting dates and times for classes will be announced at registration. Most classes will start Saturday, January 21 from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. Please note that in order to schedule a class, there will be a minimum number of applicants required (the amount varies per class). Please view the courses offered here.

Journeyman Training Classes

Annual Blood Drive
The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Training Center, 40 Enterprise Street, Dorchester, Massachusetts on Saturday, January 7 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be ample Red Cross personnel to keep the waiting at a minimum. We are in urgent need of blood this year more than ever. Let’s all pitch in and make this a success!

As always, if you have any questions about any of the notices above, please do not hesitate to contact the Union Hall at 617-787-5370 ext. 4 or via email at

In solidarity,

Daniel T. O’Brien
Business Manager/Financial Secretary-Treasurer
Pipefitters Local 537