The Janet Thompson Memorial Scholarship
Janet was an accomplished fly-fisher, former co-owner of the North Country Angler along with her husband Bill, and a licensed NH fishing guide. She was an active member of Saco Valley Anglers Trout Unlimited Chapter 299 and held various administrative positions through the years. Janet taught countless new fly anglers the ropes with unending enthusiasm and wit. Janet was an ardent supporter of our efforts to conserve and improve our local fishery for generations to come. Above all else, she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and fierce friend.
The Janet Thompson Memorial Scholarship is awarded yearly to a deserving college-bound High School candidate entering the field of the sciences. Fields of study would include, but not limited to: Environmental Engineering or Science, Conservation Education, Officer, or related field, Marine Sciences or Biology, Limnology, Outdoor Recreation, Fish and Wildlife Law Enforcement. Please include a short description of how your field of study will benefit the goals of Saco Valley Anglers Trout Unlimited Chapter 299.