This is the application form for the Fine Binding Scholarship award for 2023. Applicants must be a pre-existing or current student of the American Academy of Bookbinding.
The Fine Binding Scholarship is a $3000 award for tuition and housing fees at the American Academy of Bookbinding in Telluride, plus a $300 allowance for materials purchased at the school store.
o Funds must be used for coursework at AAB and AAB housing in Telluride.
o 65% of funds ($1950) are reserved for tuition. The remainder can be applied to housing or toward additional tuition.
o The recipient may apply funds to a single class or multiple classes in succession.
o Fine Binding students may apply. Diploma aspirant preferred, but not required.
o Funds are not transferable to another year or another student.
o Only one recipient will be chosen per year.
o Previous awardees are eligible to reapply.
Award decisions are made by AAB instructors, AAB staff, and the Ah Haa Executive Director. The announcement of scholarship awards will be sent out on March 31, 2023.
APPLICATIONS DUE MARCH 1, 2023
PLEASE NOTE: Scholarships are tied to class registration. You must register for the course/s you wish to take before your Scholarship Application form will be reviewed.
You can find and register for your course/s by clicking here.