Scholarships

2014 Scholarship Opportunities

The following scholarships are available for the 2014 conference. Please read the application instructions carefully. If applying for both workshops, please send two separate emails. In the subject of your application email, indicate which scholarship you are applying for.

The Cascade Writers Jay Lake Scholarship

This scholarship for a full registration of $245 is funded by Jorgen and Karen Junker and is based on need. Applicants are asked to submit a brief statement of need as an attachment to info@cascadewriters.com. The selection process for this scholarship is blind, so please do not put your name, email address, or any other identifiers in your statement. Please put “Cascade Writers Jay Lake Scholarship” in the subject line of your email. Deadline to apply is May 15. The statements will be separated from identifying emails and forwarded to a panel of judges made up of Cascade Writers board members.

The Cascade Writers General Scholarship

This scholarship for a full registration of $245 is funded by an anonymous donor and is based on need and writing ability. Applicants are asked to submit a brief statement of need and a 1000-word writing sample to info@cascadewriters.com. Please put “Cascade Writers General Scholarship” in the subject line of your email. Deadline to apply is May 15. The recipient will be decided by a panel of judges made up of Cascade Writers board members and the donor.

Recipients will be notified no later than May 31st.