The Norwegian-American Community Endowed Fund was established by donations from leading members of Seattle's Norwegian Community for the purpose of providing support for the students and activities of the Norwegian studies program in the Department of Scandinavian Studies.
Undergraduate and graduate students with a Norwegian emphasis in their studies are eligible. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of overall academic excellence and stated educational objectives in the area of Norwegian language, literature, or area studies with a Norwegian emphasis.
Interested students should submit a letter of application (including home addrfess and phone numbers) stating their work in Norwegian studies and explaining their educational objectives. In addition, a current transcript and two letters of recommendation (at least one from outside the Department of Scandinavian Studies) must be included. The award is up to $1,500.