Here’s some great news for knitters and crocheters.
Five $3,000 scholarships are now available to hardworking students who can knit or crochet (that’s $15,000 total)! Jimmy Beans Wool has teamed up with people in the fiber arts industry to provide the Beans For Brains Scholarship for deserving knitters and crocheters! This merit-based award is for students who will be attending an accredited institution in the Fall of 2011. You can get more information and an application by visiting the Beans for Brains Scholarship page(the deadline for submissions is April 1st).
Not attending college but know someone who is or will be? Share the Beans For Brains Scholarship via Ravelry. Spread the word and help the next generation of fiber artists fund their dreams of higher education!
You can also find more information about the program here: Jimmy Beans Wool.