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The new MSSF Fungus Fair Classroom Scholarships will reward teachers, and up to twelve of their students, free admission to the Fungus Fair in December 2011.  To be considered for the scholarship, please read through the list of expectations and requirements and fill out the application form by the deadline.


  • Teacher and their students are encouraged to document their experience of the Fungus Fair through photos, drawings, worksheets, or summaries.
  • Documentation of Fungus Fair to be included in Mycena News or MSSF website.

Requirements for Fungus Fair classroom scholarships:

  • Must be a teacher working in an accredited public, private or charter school setting during the 2011-2012 school year.
  • Scholarship is open to non-MSSF members, however preference will be given to MSSF members in good standing.
  • Completed Fungus Fair Scholarship Form
  • One or two paragraph statement on why the teacher and student group would benefit from attending the Fungus Fair.

How to Apply:

  1. Bring submission materials to a MSSF General meeting on the 3rd Tuesday of the Month at the Randall museum, San Francisco.
  2. Mail submission materials to:  MSSF Teacher Scholarship;  1395 Golden Gate Ave #307;   San Francisco, CA 94115
  3. Email submission materials to David Gardella:




  • A person can apply to different types of MSSF scholarships but will only be selected for one type of scholarship per season.
  • Present recipients of each scholarship are ineligible to receive the same scholarship in consecutive years.  There must be a period of at least one year for the recipient to receive a previously awarded educational scholarship.

Additional Questions?

Contact David Gardella, MSSF Councilor:

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