FTWG offers a $700.00 scholarship yearly to an FTWG member in good standing for one year. Tuition must be for a fiber-related study to an accredited institution, development of skills at a fiber-related school, or pre or post conference workshops. It can also be used for related lab/materials fees, room, board and travel related expenses to the study. If awarded, it must be used within 18 months.
In return, you are required to perform two activities: you must display the skills you acquired at the FTWG Conference after your award. You may teach a mini session, set up an informative table/display, or pass your knowledge along in another way at Conference. Additionally, you will submit an informative article about the class for the FTWG newsletter.
FTWG is also offering a $100 annual scholarships, which can be used to attend a workshop of a local Florida guild. If awarded, they must be used within 18 months. In return, you are required to submit an article to the FTWG newsletter within 2 months of receiving the scholarship.
The winner of the 2014 $100 scholarship was Beverly Tavel. She participated in Kathryn Weber's workshop "Weaving from the Right Side of the Brain".
The winners of the 2015 100 scholarship were Berna Lowenstein and Mary Schmutte.
If you would like to apply for a scholarship PLEASE REVIEW THE GUIDELINES AND COMPLETE THE APPROPIATE SCHOLARSHIP FORM and please send all forms to Lois Ann Mittleman
1634 Ficus Point Drive
Melbourne, FL 32940
or email to firstname.lastname@example.org