RESOURCES

As I learn and discover helpful tools, people, spaces, etc., I will be gathering and sharing them here. This is incomplete, ever-growing, ever-changing, and always open to suggestions.

PEOPLE

Sylvia Earle: Mission Blue

Bex Band: The Ordinary Adventurer

 
 

ORGANIZATIONS

500 Queer Scientists

National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals (NOGLSTP)

oSTEM

Barnacle Busters | LGBT Scuba Club

The Underwater Adventure Seekers (UAS) | the founding club of the National Association of Black SCUBA divers

LoveHerWild | a resource and a community of and for adventurous women

Oceanic Society | a resource for engaging work around ocean health

 

PADI | Professional Association of Diving Instructors

SSI | Scuba Schools International

EDUCATION

 

GRANTS

ADVENTURE GRANTS FOR AN EXPEDITION

Expedition grants by the RGS | scientific and exploration

Alison Chadwick award for women | mountaineering

Bill Wallace grant | education and scientific – some kind of charitable aim

Wilderness Lectures | expedition to a remote or wild place

Timmissartok Foundation | adventurous projects in a foreign country

The Altumate Challenge | big impressive world first

American Alpine Club | climbing and alpine

The Adventure Fund | general

The Next Challenge Expedition Grant | general

The North Face Adventure Grant | big expeditions

Captain Scoot | adventurous ‘firsts’

Horizon Lectures | general

Adventure Queens grant | for women

OUTDOOR TRAINING GRANTS

Mountain Training | offer a list of available bursaries

Plas Y Brenin | training grants

Glenmore Lodge | training grants

Women Diver’s Hall of Fame | diving scholarships for all genders

Adventure Expertise | helping volunteers get qualified

Sailing grants | ages 14-25

OCC Bursary | join a sailing passage 18-25 year olds