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WATERLINE - February, 2015

Lake Association Scholarships

New for 2015 Annual WALPA Conference!!!

The Washington State Lake Protection Association is pleased to announce funding for a lake association organization to send a representative to attend the 2015 WALPA conference to be held on October 26-28 at Walla Walla. This conference scholarship will provide funding for the cost of conference fees, annual WALPA membership fee and the conference hotel room stay at Marcus Whitman Hotel in Walla Walla.  WALPA conference scholarships are intended to encourage lake associations and/or community monitoring groups to share their lake managements accomplishments and challenges.


A qualified applicant must be an active member of a Lake association organization or community group who is willing to attend the 2015 WALPA conference in Walla Walla.  The applicant must also be willing to contribute their knowledge and experience in Lake Management and/or monitoring activities and projects with the other attendees at the conference.

Applications will be reviewed by the WALPA officers and board of directors.. The winning applicant will be selected based on the management activities and projects the applicatant is involved with.  Students are encouraged to apply.

Each applicant should send the application form, in a single Adobe Acrobat PDF file clearly identified by the applicant’s last name to Frank M. Wilhelm, chair of the scholarship committee, fwilhelm@uidaho.edu.

Please find the application form here.

Applications are due by June 5, 2015.  References should email their letters directly to the committee chair.

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