Bryn Lunde Scholarship

The Bryn Lunde Memorial ScholarshipBryn Lunde high school portrait

Applications accepted January 1 – February 1, 2015

Bryn Lunde was a quiet, talented, and creative Wallowa County youth who loved the mountains, art, music, and writing. Family and friends of Bryn’s established this scholarship fund for young writers after his death in 2004. Scholarships are available to any person under 35 years of age, and high school and college students are especially encouraged to apply.

Deadlines:

Summer Fishtrap Scholarship applications are accepted from January 1 through February 1 at 5 PM (PST). Late applications will be considered if funding allows. Applicants will be notified of decision on or before March 1, 2015.

Who is eligible:

Bryn Lunde Scholarships are available to any person under 35 years of age who wishes to attend a Fishtrap event. High school and college students are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants under 18 years are required to have a chaperone accompany them while at Summer Fishtrap. For more information, contact Mike Midlo, Fishtrap Program Manager. mike@fishtrap.org

 Scholarship amounts:

The size of each scholarship is determined on an event by event basis, and may or may not cover the entire cost of the Fishtrap event. This means that scholarship recipients may need to pay part of the cost to attend Fishtrap.

How to apply:

CLICK HERE to apply beginning January 1, 2015

Send us a letter not to exceed 800 words. Provide your contact information at the top of page including your name, address, and birth date. Describe yourself. Let us know the relevance of attending Summer Fishtrap to your life, writing, interests, and explain your financial need. IMPORTANT: Submissions must be submitted online as one PDF document. 

Process:

Scholarship applications will typically be reviewed by at least two Fishtrap staff or board members. All applicants will be notified regardless of outcome.