Christa Powell Walley Scholarship
Awarded at the 2015 Amelia Island Book Festival
An important part of the annual Amelia Island Book Festival is the awarding of the Amelia Island Book Festival scholarship dedicated to the late Christa Powell Walley, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Powell of Fernandina Beach. The Powells have joined with the festival in sponsoring the scholarship, which is dedicated to encouraging writers in their pursuit of a literary career.
- Nassau County high school senior, or any undergraduate or graduate college student who has ties to Nassau County, Florida (for instance, having attended school here, having resided here prior to entering college, parents or grandparents living here, etc.)
- In good academic standing with your high school, college or university.
- Seeking a degree in the English, journalism, creative writing, communication or literature related fields.
- A citizen of the United States
Deadline – December 31, 2014