Thanks to a USDA Farmers Market Promotion Program Grant, we are are able to offer a variety of travel scholarships. The intent of this scholarship is to help Alaskan farmers market organizers- paid staff, volunteers, board members- to attend the 2017 Conference. There will be at least 10 participants chosen from a variety of regions around the state, representing a range of market stages, from emerging markets to long-standing established markets. We are aiming for diversity, to encourage learning and sharing of ideas on every level.
We are stretching our grant dollars and offering a variety of scholarships- indicate on your application what you'd like funding for. You may apply for funding to cover reimbursement of:
Deadline to apply is Friday December 2, 2016
Please review expectations of Scholarship Recipients:
Included in Registration & Scholarship Form.
Applicants will be notified of their awards no later than December 15, 2016.
As funds allow, partial scholarships may be awarded.
Awardees have until January 2, 2017 to accept or decline the award, so that will may reallocated declined awards.
Masks are appreciated, but not required.
Open May 29 - September 25
Homer Farmers Market
Ocean Drive, Across from the Washboard, Homer, AK 99603
PO BOX 2274
Homer, AK 99603
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We accept cash and in-state checks with ID. Credit cards accepted for market coins, useable at most booths.
SNAP, WIC, and Senior Benefits accepted.
Please remember, we serve food, so please leave your
four-legged friends at home.
Designated Bike Parking; Limited RV Parking Available.