Kenneth Smith Scholarship

Alpine Ski Club

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Grant amount: Up to £1,000

Deadline: Oct 15, 2020

Applicant type: Individuals

Funding uses: Scholarship, Project / Program

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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About this funder:



This scholarship is managed by The Alpine Ski Club as a memorial to Kenneth Smith, in recognition of many years of service to the club and the tireless work he did in promoting training for ski touring and ski mountaineering.

The object of the Scholarship is to:

  • assist skiers and mountaineers to improve their ski touring and mountaineering skills.
  • Help to build confidence in travelling through the mountains in winter, and
  • to become a strong, independent ski mountaineer who will be a welcome member of any ski touring team. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Grants are open to ski mountaineers and ski tourers from outside The Alpine Ski Club.
  • Applicants for the awards are expected to already be able to ski proficiently, using Alpine touring, Nordic or Telemark equipment.
  • The scholarship is awarded for approved ski mountaineering courses only.


  • The award is especially, but not exclusively, for young skiers.