American Alpine Club Launches Cornerstone Conservation Grant


6/8/11 - The American Alpine Club is now accepting applications for their new grant, the Cornerstone Conservation Grant. This grant is targeted towards those looking to improve or protect climbing areas and resources. The AAC will be giving grants ranging from $1,000 to $15,000 to individuals, clubs, and organizations in the US who need aid in order to perform work such as creating new trails, anchor improvement, crag conservation, and parking. In order to apply, your project must have a landowner partner and must be completed within 18 months. If your cause fits these requirements, send in a proposal by August 15, 2011. Instructions available here