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Steve Kaufman Acoustic Kamp Scholarship Applications Being Accepted

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Steve Kaufman Acoustic KampThe Dreadnoughts Unlimited Scholarship Fund is pleased to announce the 14th Annual Dreadnoughts Unlimited Scholarships to the Steve Kaufman Acoustic Kamp. Dreadnoughts Unlimited makes this annual award to a promising musician who wishes to further his/her studies by participating in one of the week-long kamps in Maryville, TN.

This year we are able to award scholarships to either session of Kamp. June 8-14, 2014: Old Time Banjo, Mountain Dulcimer, Flatpicking, Fingerpicking, Old Time Fiddle, Hammered Dulcimer and Old Time Singing and Harmony; or June 15-21 2014: Flatpicking, Bluegrass Banjo, Mandolin, Bluegrass Fiddle, Songwriting, Bluegrass Vocals, Dobro (tm) and Bass.

Download application at the following address:

Completed applications and letters of recommendation
should be received by the March 21st deadline. The selection panel
will evaluate the applications and the scholarships will be awarded by
April 10, 2014.

We raise funds for scholarships through donations and by raffles. This year we are raffling off a "Sparklecaster" guitar built by Steve Dikkers of Gutenberg , Iowa. You can get in on the drawing by donating 5.00 to the scholarship fund - We'll enter your name 6 times for a 25.00 donation. Donations accepted via PayPal to, or you can donate at the Kamp store.

For more information and pictures, check Facebook at

The drawing will be held during the second week of Kamp, and you do not have to be present to win. For several years, we have given away a custom built guitar from Seth Naugler of - and you can get in on that drawing, too. Just specify which guitar you want when you make your donation.

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