Our Benefits

When you purchase a policy from the UNA, you become a member of the UNA fraternal family. In addition to having access to financial offerings, UNA members may also take advantage of the following benefits:

 

  • Scholarships for college students;
  • Awards for college students
  • ScripSave Prescription Savings Program;
  • Car rental savings through Hertz;
  • Car insurance through Plymouth Rock Assurance;
  • Subscription discounts to the UNA’s newspapers, Svoboda (in Ukrainian) and The Ukrainian Weekly (in English);
  • Discounts to enjoy during your stays at Soyuzivka, the Ukrainian Heritage Center in beautiful New York state;
  • Fingerprint kits;

Special Scholarships

applicants must select  special scholarship they wish to apply

Awards for Students

click Read More to check your eligibity for UNA award  

ScriptSave Prescription

receive the ScriptSave® Prescription Savings Card at no cost!

Car rental savings

through Hertz

Car insurance

through Plymouth Rock

Fingerprint kits

for parents

Discounts at Soyuzivka

the Ukrainian Heritage Center in beautiful New York state

Subscription discounts

to the UNA’s newspaper Svoboda (in Ukrainian)

Subscription discounts

to the UNA’s newspaper The Ukrainian Weekly (in English)

Our Mission

In its second century of service,  the UNA continues carry on its mission 

Insurance

To provide high-quality, solid, secure and straightforward life insurance and annuity products to UNA members

Fraternalism

To preserve the principles of fraternalism  that allow members to support one another  during times of need

Heritage

To preserve the Ukrainian, Ukrainian American, and Ukrainian Canadian heritages and cultures

 

UNA Special Scholarships

Applicants must indicate on their application for which special scholarship they wish to apply.

Joseph and Dora Galandiuk Scholarship

  • One $2,000 scholarship for a student excelling in the sciences or accounting
  • Freshmen, sophmore, and junior year college students are eligible to apply

Drs. Maria, Dmytro, and Olha Jarosewycz Scholarship

  • One $1,000 scholarship for a student of Ukrainian heritage, excelling in his/her studies
  • Freshmen, sophmore, and junior year college students are eligible to apply

Vera Stangle Scholarship

  • One $750 scholarship for a student of Ukrainian heritage, studying journalism or nature and wildlife
  • Freshmen, sophmore, and junior year college students are eligible to apply

Joseph Wolk Scholarship

  • One $750 scholarship for a student of Lemko heritage
  • High school seniors and freshmen, sophmore, and junior year college students are eligible to apply

Ukrainian National Home Corp. of Blackstone, Massachusetts, Scholarship

  • Multiple $500 scholarships for students, who are residents of the New England area and members of New England UNA Branches
  • High school seniors and freshmen, sophmore, and junior year college students are eligible to apply

Selection of scholarship recipients

  • All applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee
  • Criteria for awarding of scholarships include:
    • Overall merits of applicant
    • Cumulative grade point average
    • College and community activities and honors
    • Financial need
    • Essay content
Eligibility

A UNA scholarship applicant must:

  • Have been an active, premium-paying UNA member for at least two years by June 1st of the filing year
  • Have a policy valued at a minimum of $5,000 during the last two years (Term Life policies excluded)

Scholarships are granted for one academic year only;  for renewal of a scholarship, a new application and updated documents must be submitted

Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university in the U.S. or Canada

Applicant must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0;  transcripts of grades from the most recent fall and spring semesters must be submitted with application

The application for a UNA scholarship must be completed in its entirety, signed and dated;  it is to be postmarked no later than June 1st and submitted with:

  • Biographical essay
  • Academic grade transcript
  • Photocopy of parents’ and student’s income tax return from previous year
  • Photograph of applicant (2 x 2 inches)

Download the application for scholarships by clicking here.

Incomplete and/or late entries will automatically be disqualified.

UNA Awards for Students

  • All applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee and receive an award, in graduated amounts, depending on their years of study;  lowest award amounts will be given to freshmen, while seniors will receive the highest awards
  • Award amounts will depend on the availability of UNA funds in any given year

 

Eligibility

To be eligible for a UNA award, applicant must:

  • Have been an active, premium-paying UNA member for at least two years by June 1st of the filing year
  • Have a policy valued at a minimum of $5,000 during the last two years (Term Life policies excluded) 

UNA awards are granted upon completion of the senior year of high school and during freshman, sophomore, and junior years of college;  graduate students are ineligible to apply

Awards are granted for one academic year only; for renewal of an award, a new application and updated documents must be submitted

Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university in the U.S. or Canada

Applicant must have a cumulative grade average of at least 2.5;  transcripts of grades from the most recent fall and spring semesters must be submitted with application

The application for a UNA award must be completed in its entirety, signed and dated;  it is to be postmarked no later than June 1st and submitted with:

  • Academic grade transcript
  • Photograph of applicant (2 x 2 inches)

Download the application for awards by clicking here.

Incomplete and/or late entries will automatically be disqualified.

UNA ScriptSave

As a member of the UNA, you receive the ScriptSave®Prescription savings Card at no cost!

The ScriptSave Prescription Savings Card is for Everyone!

  • SENIOR WITH MEDICARE PART D can save on prescriptions that are EXCLUDED from coverage.
  • FAMILIES WITH LIMITED OR NO PRESCRIPTION COVERAGE can reduce out of pocket costs.
  • INDIVIDUALS WITH PRESCRIPTION COVERAGE can reduce the cost of medications that are not covered.

To receive your ScriptSave card and start saving, please call the UNA at 800-253-9862.

If you would like more information about the ScriptSave card or already have the card and would like to locate a participating pharmacy near you, please visit www.ScriptSave.com and log in with Group #S1000.

ScriptSave provides you with:

  • Average discounts of 44%, with potential savings of up to 75% on both brand name and generic prescriptions (Based on 2014 national program savings data).  All prescription drugs are eligible for savings.
  • Easy-to-use program, with no claim forms or paperwork to complete
  • Instant savings for you and your family upon presentation of the ScriptSave Card at the pharmacy
  • Access to 62,000 participating pharmacies nationwide, including both chain and independent pharmacy locations
  • No limits on how many times you can use the card.  Save again and again.
  • Additional savings on vision care, hearing care, gym membership, lab testing and more Quality customer service from knowledgeable Customer Care Representatives
  • No enrollment or monthly fees
  • No income or age requirements

 

DISCOUNT ONLY – NOT INSURANCE
Discounts are available exclusively through participating pharmacies. The range of the discounts will vary depending on the type of provider and services rendered.  This program does not make payments directly to providers. Members are required to pay for all health care services.  You may cancel your registration at any time or file a complaint by contacting Customer Care.  This program is administered by Medical Security Card Company, LLC (MSC) of Tucson, AZ.

Car rental savings through Hertz

  • Hertz offers UNA members special year-round discounts on daily, weekly, weekend, and monthly rentals for business or pleasure, traveling in the U.S. or worldwide
  • If you are a UNA member, please call the UNA Home Office (800-253-9862) to get a Hertz Member Discount Card
  • You can use your card when you call 1-800-654-3131 or visit the Hertz website at www.hertz.com to make a reservation –  it’s that easy

Car insurance through Plymouth Rock Assurance

New Jersey residents only

  • Plymouth Rock Assurance is one of the leading auto insurance companies in New Jersey and is able to offer UNA members very competitive rates on auto insurance, as well as excellent customer service
  • For a free quote and to see if Plymouth Rock Assurance auto insurance is right for you, call the UNA Home Office (800-253-9862)

Community

When you purchase a policy with the UNA, you become a member of an organization that has been committed, since its inception, to giving back to the community. We support various cultural and educational programs, such as scholarships for deserving student members. As a fraternal benefit society, our earnings are reinvested for the benefit of our members. Remember our motto: UNA and the community – partners for life!

Newspapers

The UNA publishes two newspapers: Svoboda in the Ukrainian language (published since 1893) and The Ukrainian Weekly in English (published since 1933).

Both papers have reputations of being top-quality, well-respected news sources about events and happenings in Ukraine and Ukrainian communities throughout the world. Mail and online subscriptions are available. For additional information, please visit the websites of Svoboda and The Ukrainian Weekly.

Soyuzivka Heritage Center

Nestled in the mountains of beautiful New York state, the Soyuzivka Heritage Center offers visitors a unique experience by immersing them in a Ukrainian environment.

Through workshops, seminars, camps, festivals, art shows, concerts and a host of other activities, you can expand your knowledge of the rich Ukrainian heritage and traditions.  In addition, Soyuzivka Heritage Center serves as a wonderful gathering place to meet with old friends and form new friendships.

For additional information, please visit the Soyuzivka website.

 

Get in touch


2200 Route 10
Parsippany, NJ 07054


Home Office:
800 253 9862
Sales:
888 538 2833


info@unainc.org

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