Research Grant Application Period Now Open

Photo courtesy of 2017 Research Grant recipient Dr. Alison Criscitiello, whose project involved drilling an ice core on northern Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, in the Canadian high Arctic, to investigate Arctic Ocean sea-ice variability and climate and pollutant histories.

Photo courtesy of 2017 Research Grant recipient Dr. Alison Criscitiello, whose project involved drilling an ice core on northern Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, in the Canadian high Arctic, to investigate Arctic Ocean sea-ice variability and climate and pollutant histories.

Calling all scientists!

AAC Research Grants support scientific endeavors in mountains and crags around the world. We fund projects that contribute vital knowledge of our climbing environment, enrich our understanding of global climber impacts and support and improve the health and sustainability of mountain environments and habitats. 

The 2017-2018 application cycle is now open. Check out past researchers' projects and learn more about the application process, then download the application here. Deadline for grant application submission is January 15, 2018