Nevada Northern scholarship deadline is Dec. 12

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Train crew members at Nevada Northern Railway Museum compare time in this image from a previous photo event.
Courtesy, Nevada Northern Railway Museum
ELY, Nevada — For the fifth year, the Nevada Northern Railway Museum is offering a special Steam, Steel, and Strobes Scholarship to attend the railroad’s annual photo event to participants aged 18 to 30. The photographer selected will receive a free admittance to the event, a $500 stipend and will work with professional photographer Steve Crise during the February 2016 events. To apply, e-mail a proposal of no more than 250 words and three low-resolution images to Mark S. Bassett, Executive Director at his email address:

Entries must be received by Dec 12, 2015.

The Nevada Northern Railway Museum is making this opportunity available to encourage young adults to participate in an outstanding heritage railroading activity. The scholarship includes attendance at our annual photo shoot and $500 that can be used for travel to Ely.

Steve Crise, a professional photographer, will mentor the winners. This is an outstanding opportunity to participate and learn about heritage railroading. There are two opportunities available – February 12-14 and February 19-21 2016. An individual will be selected for both events.

From a Nevada Northern news release Dec. 3, 2015.
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