The grant comes from proceeds of the Expedition Fund Raffle at SplitFest supported by Spark R&D, Cactus Outdoor, Earth Sea Sky, Penguin Powderwear, and Venture Snowboards.
The purpose of the award is to support one or more recipients attempt a major ski mountaineering objective.
Applications close 15 October 2018
The following conditions apply:
· The grant will be available to the recipient(s) for the purpose of supporting their participation in the proposed expedition.
· Applicants must be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.
· The proposed expedition may be in New Zealand or overseas.
· Proposed expeditions must be completed by 31 December 2019
Email your completed application form to:
Applications are assessed against the following criteria:
· Novel or adventurous element e.g. first exploration of a remote area, first ascent/descent or traverse of a ski mountaineering route.
· Difficulty of undertaking & budget required
The top 5 applications will be shortlisted and the winner drawn from a ballot. The successful applicant will be notified by email.
Download the application form below.
Expedition Grant_2018 Application Form
Thanks to all of the sponsors of the Expedition Fund Raffle and to everyone at SplitFest 2018 for raising the funds!