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. This scholarship allows one student to attend the July 10-18th Adventure with AAI on Mt. Baker.
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.
Application deadline 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
Apply or Nominate a Student Below!
Please answer the questions as completely and detailed as possible.
Letters of recommendation on not required but encouraged. Please have letters submitted via the form below.
Submit Letter of Recommendation for a student below. If you are nominating a student with the above form you do not need to fill this form out.