Grants and scholarships

Anything related to the grants that Leave No Trace GIVES such Tools for Teaching, Connect, Scholarships, Packing with PEAK, etc.

Leave No Trace Seven Principles Rap

Boulder, CO: The member-driven Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics protects the outdoors by teaching people to enjoy it responsibly. It is the most widely accepted outdoor ethics program used on public lands. Through targeted education, research and outreach, the Center ensures the long-term health of our natural world. One way we reach the public is through the creative freedom of our Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers. The Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer program consists of four teams of two educators that travel across the country in Subarus teaching people how to...

Master Educator Scholarship

Grand Canyon National Park, AZ: Are you interested in becoming a Master Educator , but cannot afford the course? The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics has scholarships available through the generous support of our Partners Deuter and Outdoor Research . This past month we met a woman who teaches for a community college and also guides in the Grand Canyon. She was a recipient of our Master Educator Scholarship and attended a National Outdoor Leadership School ME course in the Grand Canyon. She was gracious and very appreciative of the experience she had thanks to the scholarship. Thanks...

How to Practice and Promote Leave No Trace at your School

Jacksonville, Florida: Happy Acres Ranch is a school, summer camp, and afterschool program that is dedicated to including Leave No Trace and outdoor education/recreation in their students’ education. Happy Acres provides kids with a chance to experience their outdoor environment through programs, play, and they also advocate environmental ethics. Programs like Happy Acres have infrastructures to allow for this type of education but, for those that don’t, Leave No Trace has materials, programs, and ideas on how outdoor ethics education can be implemented for their students. Below are...

Outdoor Nation - Los Angeles, California

Outdoor Nation is a weekend long event that focuses on getting Millennials to adopt outdoor recreation as a part of their lifestyle. The participants are mainly Millennials themselves and have a passion for the outdoors that they want to share with others. Outdoor Nation holds Summits all throughout the Country over the course of the year. Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainers, Pat and TJ, recently spent the weekend with Outdoor Nation in Los Angeles, California. Prior to the summit in LA, Outdoor Nation was in Austin, Boston, Chicago, Chapel Hill, and Seattle. The focus of the event is to...

Your Project is Granted

San Francisco, CA. What would you do with $500 and 100 water bottles? How does a share of $12,500 to put towards programs that will increase participation in the outdoors sound? Could you use $2,500 to put towards programs that increase participation in paddle sports? All of these possibilities exist for you! Outdoor Nation, a non-profit founded by a community of Outsiders dedicated to reconnecting millennials with the outdoors, hosts Summits around the country, award grants for outstanding project ideas, lead outdoor outings, work with youth, and connect others like us - all in an effort to...