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
 

Apply or Nominate a Student Below!

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This year I got a scholarship for the AMGA Rock Guide Course which is taking place in this fall, 2014. Guiding Denali isn't exactly preparation for a rock course but I'm starting out my season guiding the West Buttress of Denali.

- Liz Daley