A $400 travel stipend to get you to and from the Intro to Road Touring course,
A $200 credit from BikeFlights.com to get your bike to and from the Intro to Road Touring course (only valid for travel within the U. S.),
A new touring bicycle, courtesy of REI (ADV 1.1 with 700 x 40c tires for touring, a steel frame, mechanical disc brakes, a 2x11 drivetrain, bar-end shifters, low-rider front racks, and standard rear rack for panniers),
Sleeping bag, sleeping pad, and tent, courtesy of Big Agnes,
Orca 35 front and Orca 45 rear panniers, courtesy of Arkel,
An Adventure Cycling self-contained tour of your choice (some exclusions apply and based on availability) within 18 months of taking the Leadership Training Course. Transportation to and from the course not included.
Upon completion of the education courses, award recipients will take what they’ve learned and apply it to an outreach activity to promote bicycle travel in their communities.
Want to donate product for The Greg Siple Award? Please contact Laurie Chipps, Membership Marketing Coordinator, at (406) 721-1776.
Adventure Cycling and our award recipients are grateful to the donors and corporate support that sustain this program. Special thanks to 2018 in-kind supporters: REI, Big Agnes, BikeFlights.com, Arkel, and ABUS.
APPLY TODAY! Whether you are new to bicycle travel or looking to build your outdoor leadership skills, @adventurecycling ‘s Young Adult Scholarship program is here to help get you in the saddle and out on the road by providing resources and support adults ages 18 to 30. Find out more on our website: http://ow.ly/8KYj3059sFi Photo @saarasnow #adventurecycling #jumpstartbiketravel (at Adventure Cycling Association)
Kaj Kraus, one winner of our 2017 award for young adults, is deaf and building on what he learned at an Adventure Cycling Leadership Training Course, plans to take a group of peers on a bike tour. The Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel is accepting applications for 2018 through December 31. Apply today and #jumpstartbiketravel.
Sara Chars, one of the recipients of the 2017 Greg Siple Award for Young Adult Bicycle Travel, completed the Intro to Road Touring course in Eugene, Oregon, July 23–28. Check out her impressions and gorgeous photos, and start thinking about your application for this award.