General Scholarships

The 2014 Fishtrap Scholarship application period has closed.

A limited number of general  scholarships – with no restrictions on age or gender – are available to people with financial need.  Scholarship may cover all or part of the registration fee for Summer Fishtrap. Housing, travel, and food costs are not covered by scholarships.

How To Apply:

Send a brief letter or email, not to exceed two pages or 800 words. Describe yourself. Tell us the relevance of the Fishtrap event to your life, writing, interests and explain your financial need. Provide personal and contact information, including your birthdate. Mail to: Fishtrap P.O. Box 38, Enterprise, OR 97828; or email


Summer Fishtrap Scholarship applications are accepted from January 1 through February 3 at 5 PM (PST). Late applications will be considered if funding allows. Applicants will be notified of decision on or before February 24, 2014.