The Friends of the Market has initiated the Steinbrueck-Thonn Award for Pike Place Market Research, an academic research award available to university and college students or recent graduates.
The Steinbrueck-Thonn Award is intended to encourage a broad range of cross-disciplinary and community-engaged scholarship related to the Pike Place Market; research that will serve as a catalyst for greater understanding and appreciation for this treasured public resource.
The Friends will consider funding for worthy projects under a pilot program that will kick off in March 2022.
- The 2022 program utilizes a straightforward and simple application format and submittal process.
- The deadline for all submissions is May 2 (11:59pm Pacific).
The Friends look forward to sharing the products of the 2022 awardee via various public formats and/or programs in late 2022 and 2023.
The Steinbrueck-Thonn Award is named in honor of two individuals who played instrumental roles in the preservation of the Pike Place Market: