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The 2022 Avaya/CWA/IBEW Academic Awards Program is now LIVE!  To be considered for the award, you must submit your application electronically by January 7, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. (Central Time).

This program is available to children of Avaya full-time and part-time represented employees.  The enrollment guidelines and eligibility details can be found on CurrentsAwards can be up to $6,500 and renewable for up to three years to help cover educational costs. 

To apply to the 2022 Avaya/CWA/IBEW Academic Awards Program, the eligible student applicant should do the following:

  • Go to
  • Review all tabs on landing page: Eligibility, Awards, and Required Materials
  • Click “Apply Now”
  • Sign in, or create a new account under “First time here?” (click “I’m a student”)


Note that no mail-in submissions will be accepted this year.

Scholarship America has partnered with Avaya for over 20 years to help support the college-bound students of represented employees.

If you have any questions about the application process call (507) 931-1682 or e-mail and refer to the 2022 Avaya/CWA/IBEW Academic Awards Program.