The Department of Communication and Journalism seeks proposals from students for a $5,000 stipend that is dedicated to the memory of Larsh Bristol.
The stipend will be awarded through a competitive process that is open to all students at UW. The guidelines for the proposals are quite broad because the benefactors who endowed the fund wish to be able to attract proposals that will include a diversity of interests.
The stipend is funded in the memory of Larsh Bristol. Larsh is a UW graduate in Photojournalism who worked at a number of Wyoming newspapers after graduation before finally setting in his home area of Northeast Iowa. He earned a strong reputation for chronicling life along the upper Mississippi and for his photographic portrayals of human emotion.
Following Larsh's interest in Photojournalism, the basic guidelines for the project are:
Proposals should be submitted to Ken Smith, Dept. of Communication and Journalism, University of Wyoming. Proposals should include the following: