National PELRA Foundation scholarships

2021 Scholarship Application

List of ALL National PELRA Foundation Anthony C. Russo Scholarship Winners

Contribution by Credit Card: To make an online tax deductible contribution of

To contribute a different amount online with a credit card,
download the credit card authorization form, complete and return to our office.

Credit Card Authorization Form - 2021

The National PELRA Foundation Benefactors Club

Categories and Requirements

  • Platinum Membership - A copy of a codicil to your will that bequeaths a gift of $3,000 or more to the Foundation.
  • Gold Membership - A gift(s) of at least $2,500 in a given year.
  • Silver Membership - A gift(s) of at least $1,000 in a given year.
  • Bronze Membership - A gift(s) of at least $500 in a given year.
  • Friends of the Foundation - Gifts of any amount in a given year.

What Benefactors Receive

  • A periodic Foundation Annual Report on fundraising activities and scholarship winners.
  • Opportunities to serve on various Foundation committees.
  • Recognition in the National PELRA Connections Newsletter.

To make a donation to the Foundation:

For Platinum Membership interested in establishing a bequest in the name of the Foundation, the following language is suggested, subject to the approval of your legal advisor. In order to foster the higher education of persons interested in careers in public sector labor and employee relations, I hereby give and bequeath $-,-.00 to the National PELRA Foundation.

For all others Please mail your donations in the appropriate amounts to the National PELRA Foundation:

The National PELRA Foundation

P. O. Box 5189 

Vernon Hills, IL  60061

Contributions to the National PELRA Foundation are tax-deductible.

For more information on the National PELRA Foundation and Anthony C. Russo Scholarship Program - contact: .