Celebrating 30 years of OCSEA college scholarships

Posted Feb. 6, 2019 by

This year marks 30 years since the origination of the OCSEA Les Best Scholarship program. The member-only program, which has helped hundreds of union member families afford college for three decades, may just be the best kept secret of being a member of OCSEA.

The Les Best Scholarship program began in 1989 under the leadership of OCSEA President Les Best, who passed away that same year. In his honor, OCSEA continues to annually award a total of $12,000 in scholarships to OCSEA members, their spouses and dependents. Learn more about this amazing program and how to apply at The deadline to apply is April 30.

Stay tuned for stories on how the Les Best Scholarship program has been life-changing for OCSEA members and their families.