Scholarships

Local 537 is proud to offer scholarships to high school students pursuing college study. For more information on scholarship requirements and deadlines, please click here, or check out the below links.

See our recent list of winners here.

  • Applicants should have a parent or spouse who is a union member of Pipefitters Local 537 Refrigeration Division and who is in the employ of an ARI Fund contributor.
  • Applicants should be a current high school senior, already hold a high school diploma or equivalent, OR already be attending full-time college/university or tech school program.
  • Applications must be received no later than Monday, May 31, 2021. Please return the application by email to lstipo@nemca.org. For questions call Lynn Stipo at (617) 405-4221.
  • Click here to download the application.
  • Applicants should be one of the following:
    • A secondary school senior who will graduate during the current academic year
    • A high school graduate who has not been out of high school more than three years (excluding military service)
    • A freshman, sophomore, or junior, full-time student, in good standing, at an accredited college
  • and be either one of the following:
    • a son or daughter whose parent is a management employee (not a member of a union) of a mechanical contracting company who is supporting, by way of contributions, the New England Mechanical Contracting Industry Improvement Fund
    • a son or daughter whose parent is an active journeyman member of a participating Local Union, and on whose behalf, contributions are currently being made by an employer to the New England Mechanical Contracting Industry Improvement Fund
  • Click here to download the application.
  • Applicants should be a member, child, grandchild, or spouse of a local union member or of employees of the local union’s affiliated Taft-Hartley Trust Fund.
  • Applicants must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university.
  • NOTE: Applicants for this scholarship may not also apply to the Colleen Sullivan Memorial Nursing Vocation Scholarship.
  • The 2021 application is due on Monday, March 15, 2021. Click here to download the application.
  • For questions call the Massachusetts Coalition of Taft-Hartley Trust Funds, Inc. at 508-533-1400 x 111.
  • Applicants should be a member, child, grandchild, or spouse of a local union member or of employees of the local union’s affiliated Taft-Hartley Trust Fund.
  • Applicants must be enrolled or accepted at an accredited college or university.
  • NOTE: Applicants for this scholarship may not also apply to the Lou Sarno Scholarship.
  • The 2021 application is due on Monday, March 15, 2021. Click here to download the application.
  • For questions call the Massachusetts Coalition of Taft-Hartley Trust Funds, Inc. at 508-533-1400 x 111.

  • Exam registration for 2021 is closed. Please see updates for next year’s scholarship in December 2021.

For decades, Local 537 members have generously donated a portion of their pay towards our scholarship funds. These contributions have made a huge difference for many talented students as they pursue college study.

Congratulations to this year’s scholarship winners! We wish you the very best.

Olivia Albanese
Abigail Austin
Matthew Ayers
Jaileen Baptista
Lily Belsito
Melissa Boyle
Camille Bryant
Jason Burns
Taylor Burns
Jason Butler
Colin Campbell
Colby Chaffin
Jack Chapman
Sarah Chojnowski
Joseph Coady
Bridgette Coady
Ryan Coady
Ryan Colby
Emily Colby
Madison Culcasi
Mark Cummings
Kyle Cunningham
Macayla DeAmelio
Madison DeChristoforo
Jennifer Demille
Chloe Desjardins
Katie Dever
Emily Devir
Christopher Dolan
Corey Donovan
Riley Donovan
Jessica Dougan
Matthew Doyle
Ryan Duggan
Danielle Dunlay
Hailey Durgin
Nicholas Evans
Camryn Evans
Lily Fabrizio
Kayla Farley
Ryan Farley
Alexander Finlayson
Jenna Finnerty
Christopher Flaherty
Nicholas Flaherty
Meghan Flynn
Patrick Frank
Cassie Freeman
Shannon Fuller
Dana Galloway
Matthew Gately
Brooke Gonsalves
Jackson Goughan
Olivia Goughan
Kiersten Green
Sean Green
Mark Guglietta
Talia Guglietta
John Hagan
Michael Harty
Thomas Hogan
Madison Hogg
Katherine Holmes
Margo Hughes
Niamh Hunt
Joseph Hunt
Hailie Johnson
Hunter Johnson
Ryan Joyce
Nicholas Jurovich
Kayden Kelley
Meagan Kelly
Michaela Kelty
Victoria Kennedy
Ryan Kosh
Justin Lacharite
Isabelle Langley
Alessandra LaVita
Erica Lavoie
Elizabeth Leighton
Kaylee Lewis
Samantha Liu
Brian Lynch
Matthew Mackay
Nicholas Mackay
Devon Mackay
Delaney Mackay
Connor MacLeod
Ryan Manson
Shawn Manson
Eric Martino
Miranda Matheson
Ann-Marie Maughn
Julia McCarthy
Alanna McCormick
Laura McGuiggan
Charles McGurn
Chloe McKee
Paige McKee
Nickolas McNamee
Trevor McQuaid
Jensen Miccile
Nadirah Mohan
Sameera Mohan
John Molloy
William Moore, Jr
Kaley Moran
Alyssa Morgan
Jenna Morgan
Kathryn Moriarty
Grace Nelson
Julia Nelson
Kyle O’Connor
Sean O’Connor
Colleen O’Connor
Abbey Olsen
Shannon Olsen
Kaley O’Neill
Holly O’Toole
Duncan Pereira
Andrew Pingalore
Matthew Pingalore
Joseph Poirier
Molly Porter
Kara Powers
Sean Powers
Jack Prue
Rebecca Redfield
Stephanie Reed
Jamie Reissfelder
Brett Rezendes
Ava Rodriguez
Victoria Ronayne
Kyle Sawicki
Brady Sayed
Hannah Sevene
Andrew Sheridan
Elizabeth Sheridan
John Shields
Louisa Siciliano
Meghan Simard
Ryan Simard
Amanda Smith
Kaitlyn Smith
Destiny Sotomayor
Evan Strandberg
Jessica Terris
Alie Thurlow
Amanda Tinker
Emma Trainor
Sidney Tremblay
Jason Ulrickson
Bryan Veno
Victoria West
Emily White
Erin White
Emily Whooley
Ryan Williams
Trevor Woodman