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Captain Scott Society - Spirit of Adventure Award

The scheme is intended to support groups undertaking adventurous endeavours. In particular, the scheme wishes to fund adventurous "firsts", which have not previously been attempted.
To apply for the funding, please email -
Talented Athletes / Individual

About Captain Scott Society - Spirit of Adventure Award

Examples of eligible projects include:

  • The scaling of unclimbed peaks.
  • Navigational firsts.
  • Sporting firsts.
  • Expeditionary firsts.

Value Notes

The value awarded is £2,500.

It is a condition of the Award that the successful applicant(s) gives a presentation to the Society on completion of the attempt, usually at the Society's Annual General Meeting in April or May.

Who Can Apply

Individuals and groups in the UK are eligible to apply.

Eligible Expenditure

Eligible activities must:

  • Be realistic.
  • Show evidence of sound planning.
  • Show evidence that the proposal will be attempted within the time scale of the Award.
  • Take into account the scientific element of Scott's expeditions.

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