Advanced Leadership Training

UNW is offering financial assistance to union activists to develop their advanced leadership skills.

The training is intended for UNW members who have aspirations of high level union leadership, such President or Vice President of the UNW, REVP of PSAC North, Alternate REVP PSAC North, NTFL President.

Individuals who are interested in UNW RVP positions may be considered.

If you are interested in this bursary, please review the attached UNW Leadership Bursary criteria and application form carefully.  Submit this application FIRST.

If your application is approved, you will be notified by the UNW.


Some examples of advanced programs that the UNW will consider for the Leadership Bursary include the CLC Labour College of Canada, Leadership Development Program through Aurora College, CLC's Labour Schools through the affiliates such as Alberta Federation of Labour, Athabasca University's Cerrtificate in Labour Studies .

Applications can be submitted to the Director of Finance and Administration by email ( or fax 867-920-4448 or mail to the UNW.   

Please forward to any union activists you think might be interested, and feel free to post.