December 27, 2016
Do you dream of going on a self-supported bicycle tour, but aren’t quite ready to hit the road? Or perhaps you have bike travel experience and want to get more involved in outdoor leadership? If you’re 18–30 years old and have an interest in bike travel, now is your opportunity to apply for an Adventure Cycling Young Adult Bike Travel Scholarship. These two scholarships include an Adventure Cycling education course, new gear, and more.
Intro to Bike Travel. This scholarship includes ...
Outdoor Leadership. Those interested in developing their touring, planning, and leadership skills should apply for this award, which includes ...
Upon completion of the educational courses, the recipients will take what they’ve learned and apply it to an outreach activity that will inspire and empower others to travel by bicycle, like leading a trip, leading a workshop, or giving a presentation.
The deadline to apply is Saturday, December 31, 2016 at midnight EST, and the application includes about half a dozen short questions. So what are you waiting for? This is your chance to get all the tools you need to embark on a lifetime of bicycle travel adventure.
“I really can’t describe all the opportunities and doors Adventure Cycling has opened for me,” shared Jocelyn Munoz, one 2015 Young Adult Bike Travel Scholarship recipient. “I look back at that time period as one that hugely transitioned my life. I not only became a better trip leader, but I learned to prioritize adventure, while balancing real-world responsibilities.”
Adventure could be in your future in 2017. Don’t wait, apply now!
Photos 1 & 3 courtesy of Saara Snow | Photos 2 & 4 courtesy of Whitney Ford-Terry | Photo 5 courtesy of Joclyn Munoz.
Do you dream of a self-supported bicycle tour, but aren’t quite ready to hit the road? Or do you already have bike travel experience and want to get more involved in outdoor leadership? Either way, the two tracts of The Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel — Intro to Bike Travel and Outdoor Leadership — empower 18- to 30-year-olds to travel sustainably and build outdoor leadership skills.
Or maybe you’d like to support this important scholarship?