It's that time again: beloved Seattle institution Sub Pop Records is looking for losers for the Sub Pop 2016 Loser Scholarship!
Three lucky local teens will be awarded with some schooltime funding — there are scholarships for $7,000, one for $5,000 and one for $3,000. Applicants must be a resident of Washington or Oregon, and a graduating senior on your way to full-time enrollment at an accredited university or college. Sub Pop is looking for applicants who are involved and/or interested in music and/or the creative arts in some way, but you don't need to be pursuing an education in the arts.To apply for these scholarships, just submit an essay, no longer than one page, letting Sub Pop know about one or more of the following topics. Please list the school you are graduating from and the school you plan to attend in the fall at the top of your essay along with your contact information.
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