Financial Assistance

Some Scholarships are available through your local Scandinavian societies. Contact your local Danish Brotherhood or Sisterhood Lodge for information and deadlines. Some lodges require membership before being eligible for scholarships.


Seattle Brotherhood lodge

  • Himmelbjerget Campers who apply must have a parent who is a member of the Seattle Lodge #29
  • Campers can become members for free (as a youth) if they have a parent who is currently a member.
  • For membership application and meeting details, email Annelise Kromann
  • Member campership awards are $250
  • Non-member campership awards are $175
  • Send a campership request letters to Lodge Secretary Annelise Kromann, 202 S 197th St, Des Moines, WA 98148 or email
  • Deadline is June 6th.
  • Camperships are awarded after the camper has attended Himmelbjerget Danish Camp at the September lodge meeting (first Wednesday of the month).


We also have a number of Sponsorships available through private donors:

If you would like to be considered please write a 250 word, typed  essay (12 pt font, double spaced) telling us what your Danish heritage means to you, and why participation in Himmelbjerget Danish Camp is important. Please include your name and age in your letter, and whether you would need a full sponsorship or a half sponsorship. (Parents: help with typing is fine, but please allow your children to use their own words.)

Mail Sponsorship letters to:

Himmelbjerget Administrator
1316 SE 50th Ave
Portland OR 97215

Email them to:


Quotes from these applications may be used for future camp promotion.