Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Recipients for the 2020-2021 Academic Year

We are pleased to announce that a random drawing chose the winners of the Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship, and the recipients for the 2020-2021 academic year are:

Tessa Keysor, daughter of Tamara Keysor of CWA Local 4108

Cassandra Mohr, daughter of Laura Mohr of CWA Local 4502 

Dena Neville, daughter of James Neville of CWA Local 4340

Congratulations to all of our winners, and good luck to them as they pursue their studies with support from the Communications Workers of America – District 4.

2020 High School and College Graduates:

We want to be able to provide an opportunity for our members in CWA District 4 (Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin) to honor their graduates on their milestone, and be recognized by our CWA family.

We have created a link by for members to post a message to their 2020 graduate, along with a picture (optional):

We will then place all of the 2020 high school and college graduates on our CWA District 4 Website.

Do you know about the free college benefit offered by Eastern Gateway Community College, via Union Plus? It is 100% online and freeClasses begin in June.

Visit or apply: . Select “Union Plus” as the union you belong to.

Feel free to contact our Local 4502 Organizer, Wayne Trakas-Lawlor, for a first-hand recommendation and learn about his experience in this program:

CAPITAL UNIVERSITY offers half-off tuition for Civil Servants.

Effective the first pay period in April, our Health Insurance rates changed. Most years there is an increase based on our previous year’s actual expenses, and this year is no exception.

View all Bargaining Units’ rates:  2020 Health Isurance Rates (CWA is in blue).

Single: $145.12/month
Family: $362.80/month

Hired after 12/1/2017:
Single: $193.49/month
Family: $483.73/month

View all Bargaining Units’ 2019 rates:2019 Health Insurance Rates


Any employee that believe they  has been exposed to the cornavirus please fill out the attached form.  Under description of pandemic exposure indicate if it was possible or confirmed exposure and return the completed form to


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