The Explorers Club Fjällräven Field Grant
Suitably qualified applicants who are interested in field exploration through scientific research are invited to submit application for another round of the Explorers Club Fjällräven Field Grant worth about $5,000 to supports exploration and research to better understand our environment, a changing climate, and the inter-connectivity of wildlife and civilizations around the planet.
The The Explorers Club in partnership with Swedish-based outdoor gear and clothing company, Fjällräven to create a grant program worth about $5,000, aimed to promote excellence in field exploration through scientific research. The shared values of conservation, education, community and preserving the instinct to explore are the guiding principles.
The The Explorers Club is an American-based international multidisciplinary professional society with the goal of promoting scientific exploration and field study. The club was founded in New York City in 1904, and has served as a meeting point for explorers and scientists worldwide. The Club is renowned for various “Famous Firsts” accomplished by its members and they hosts an annual dinner to honor accomplishments in exploration, which is known for its adventurous, exotic cuisine. The Explorers Club has over 30 chapters in the US and across the globe which serve as local contact points for explorers, scientists, and students. Many chapters hold monthly dinners, lectures and seminars, award field-research grants to students, publish newsletters and organize expeditions, field trips and educational events.
Fjällräven is an outdoor clothing and equipment company which has been in existence for over 50 years and is committed to making nature more accessible. In true Swedish style, the company focus on simplicity and practicality, and have the utmost respect for the environment. The company develop functional, durable and timeless outdoor gear which act responsibly towards nature, animals and people in order to inspire and develop interest in outdoor life.
Eligibility for The Explorers Club Fjällräven Field Grant:
- Applicants must be a graduate, post-graduate student or an early career scientist conducting fieldwork in the natural sciences.
Benefits of The Explorers Club Fjällräven Field Grant:
- A grant award worth about $5,000.
Application Deadline: November 15, 2022.