Scholarship

Mt Lassen Fiber Guild Scholarship Application  2017

Contact

Mt Lassen Fiber Guild 2017-2018 Scholarship Chair   

P.O. Box 167  

Artois, CA 95913


Email Address

For questions concerning scholarship application, please contact  ScholarshipMLFG@gmail.com


Application Deadline

Must be postmarked by June 30, 2017


Number Of Awards

1


Fall 2017 Maximum Amount

$300 + one year Guild membership


Scholarship Description

• To promote the study of textile and fiber arts, Mt Lassen Fiber Guild is pleased to offer a scholarship to

    a deserving student pursuing a degree at an accredited community college or university.  Emphasis must be

    in the textile and fiber arts or in agriculture, either cultivating textile fiber-producing crops or managing flocks

    to produce textile-quality fleece.

• Eligible applicants include students whose permanent residence is in one of the Northern California counties served

    by the guild:  Butte, Glenn, Tehama, Shasta, Siskiyou, Lassen, Shasta, Modoc, Plumas, Yuba, Colusa and Sutter Counties. 

• Scholarship amounts and number of recipients vary each year. 

• Scholarship funds must be used within the academic year or forfeited. 

• The scholarship is awarded in August for the upcoming academic year and includes one year Guild membership

    with eligibility to participate in all Guild activities for the year, including full access to member-only electronic library

    and periodical subscriptions.

• Scholarship applicants and award recipient will be notified no later than August 1, 2017. 

• The scholarship recipient will be announced to the membership at the following Guild meeting. 

• Decisions of the judges will be final. 


Qualifications and Information

Eligible applicants must:

    a)     Enroll no later than Fall 2017 at an accredited college or university in a fiber arts-related or agricultural course of study as

            defined below in c).

    b)     Submit official documentation signed by the school's registrar, verifying enrollment. 

            Scholarship funds will be released only when this documentation is received.

    c)     Focus on fiber art, a broad field including spinning, weaving, textiles, surface design, fabric styling, fashion design, accessories,

            marketing, jewelry design, production management, visual presentation, exhibition design, agricultural cultivation of textile fiber-            producing crops such as flax, cotton, or hemp, flock and fleece management of textile-quality fleece-producing animals such as

            alpacas, pygoras, natural-color and heritage sheep breeds, and more.


For Application and Instructions, download PDF, below

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Felicia Heidrick,
Apr 13, 2017, 1:55 AM
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