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Lake Association Scholarships

The Washington State Lake Protection Association may offer funding for a lake association organization to send a representative to attend the annual WALPA conference to be held each fall. This conference scholarship will provide funding for the cost of conference fees, annual WALPA membership fee and the conference hotel room stay.  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 annual WALPA conference.  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.