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VIMFF Adventure Grant

Grants to British Columbia and Alberta Teams for
Exploratory Expeditions in Canada and Around the World

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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VIMFF (Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival)

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Grants to Alberta and British Columbia teams of adventurers and explorers for expeditions across Canada and the world. Grants are intended to promote outdoor adventures and to publicize the expeditions for the benefit of the community. Any and all human-powered outdoor pursuits will be considered, including cycling, hiking, trail running, climbing, skiing, and paddling. Expeditions must be exploratory in nature.

Grant Requirements:

  • Expedition participants must be extensively prepared, through both physical training and gear preparation.
  • Recipients must be self-reliant and carry appropriate safety gear and communication devices relevant for the location and activity.
  • Participants must minimize environmental impacts and practice safe, responsible use of the outdoors.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 165984

Term of Contract:

The supported expedition must take place between February 2020 and January 2021.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The VIMFF Adventure grant is open to Canadian residents of British Columbia and Alberta.

There are no geographical restrictions regarding the expedition.

Pre-Application Information:

The MEC Adventure Grant closes January 15, 2020.

Recipients of the grants will be awarded at the 23rd annual VIMFF in February 2020.

At least one member of the team must give a presentation on their trip at the VIMFF in February 2020.

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Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Email applications to:

17 – 1745 Fell Avenue
North Vancouver, BC, Canada V7P 3L5

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Geographic Focus:

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia