Liz Rocks Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship
Through the generous support of American Alpine Institute, Liz Rocks launches its first annual Liz Rocks Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship. This scholarship ($2195 value) seeks to support diversity in the mountains while helping one at-risk youth reach new peaks in their life.
The Adventure July 10-18th
AAI’s youth leadership program focuses on situational judgment and decision-making in a mountain setting while providing a base of general outdoor know-how and mountain sense. Participants learn rock-climbing skills, glacier travel techniques, crevasse rescue, navigation and other skills necessary for an attempt on 10,781-foot Mt. Baker as well as on other peaks.
Winner will be announced June 1st, 2017
To be considered as a scholarship recipient, please submit the application below. You can also nominate a deserving youth with demonstrated rock climbing/ mountaineering aspirations.
Open to Students:
- Ages 14-17
- With interest in outdoor adventure and exhibit mental toughness
- Who Come from a diverse background and/or have faced significant hardships