The Shipton/Tilman Grant: W. L. Gore & Associates Inc., Dept. STG, Suite 206, 3130 E. Madison St., Seattle, Wash. 98112, 800-431-GORE; or, online, www.gorefabrics.com
Young people and educators interested in the Outside Adventure Grant should send names and addresses to John Alderman at Outside magazine, Suite 440, 420 Lexington Ave., New York, N.Y. 10170, or by e-mail: jaldermautsidemag.com
The Mugs Stump Award: Patagonia, Attention John Watson, P.O. Box 32060, Reno, Nev. 89533; 702-746-6868. Applications also at www.climbing.com/Pages/mugs.html
The Malden Mills Polartec Performance Challenge: Ruth Ann Brown, P.O. Box 582, Jackson, N.H. 03846; 603-383-0945.
The American Alpine Club supports the Mountaineering Fellowship Fund Grant, to "encourage young American climbers 26 years of age and under to go into remote areas and to seek out climbs more difficult than they might ordinarily be able to do." AAC offices are at Suite 100, 710 10th St., Golden, Colo. 80401; 303-384-0110. E-mail to getinfmericanAlpineClub.org
The John Lauchlan Award is aimed at promoting "innovative, bold and exploratory" Canadian mountaineering expeditions (at least half of team members must be Canadian). Contact John Lauchlan Award, Canadian Himalayan Foundation, P.O. Box 61063, Kensington Postal Outlet, Calgary, Alberta T2N4S6.
Pub Date: 1/11/98