Fine Binding Scholarship Application Form

Fine Binding Scholarship - Application Procedure

Contact Information

Application Materials

Please provide a one-page written statement and/or a 10 minute video about your interest and experience in fine binding, why you feel you deserve the award and a statement addressing your long-term goals. (Video must be viewable on a third-party platform such as Vimeo or YouTube with a link for access provided below.)
Please upload five photos of three different recent bindings (maximum file size to upload is 1 MB), or send five photos of three different bindings to

Course Information

Please select the courses for which you wish to apply funds. The Fine Binding Scholarship is a $3,000 award to be applied toward tuition (with an option to apply a limited amount toward AAB-arranged housing) at the American Academy of Bookbinding in Telluride. In addition, the successful candidate will receive a $300 allowance for materials purchased at AAB.