David Podworny Memorial

July 31, 2016

Congratulations to Joel Warren, winner of the TWU-USW Local 1944, Unit 60  David Podworny Memorial Scholarship.  The scholarships support students who are enrolling or enrolled in Telecommunications Trade or Labour Studies Program at accredited public institutions in Canada or the United States.

About the Scholarship:  The David Podworny Memorial Scholarship honours the legacy of the late David Podworny.  He was a journeyman in the TV cable industry in Vancouver and began his work in the industry in 1984. It became his lifelong career.  He was actively involved in his workplace, serving on the bargaining committee, as Shop Steward and as a Vice-President of TWU Local 60 (now TWU-USW National, Local 1944, Unit 60).  Dave Pod exemplified giving back through his service and active democratic participation.  He loved the industry and the people who worked in it.

For more information about the award or how to apply click here.