The Golden Gate Chapter of the IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) announced that they are accepting applications for the Thunen Lighting Scholarship.

The scholarships are open to Junior, Senior, or Graduate students in a four-year accredited school in Northern California, Northern Nevada, Oregon, or Washington, who are studying any lighting related fields: architectural, electrical engineering, interior design, theatrical or TV, or vision.

The application deadline is April 1st. At least two $2,500 grants will be made in 2006 to qualified students.

For application details click here or email Phil Hall, Scholarship Committee, at