Thank you for your interest in our 2019 Rivers Foundation Explorer Award for Health & Humanities
An Award of £5,000 and the exclusive right to become the RIVERS FOUNDATION EXPLORER for one year.
The Rivers Foundation has an interest in health & humanities and would love to hear from individuals who are passionate about education, social development and medical well-being within communities. The applicant should be someone who will be leading an expedition combining adventure with a medical and/or humanitarian purpose which benefits those in deprived and under-developed regions of the world.
Before submitting an application, we urge you to consider the following.
What do you personally hope to gain from this expedition in terms of your personal development and career aspirations
What are your credentials to be a true SES
Pioneer with Purpose
Why you and your project will appeal to and inspire a wider audience and how the expedition will help you to progress in your chosen area of scientific exploration
Please read our introduction, guidelines and eligibility criteria on the following few pages before you complete this application form.
The deadline for this stage of the application process is 12:00 (Noon) GMT on 26 November 2018.
If you have any difficulties with applying for this award online please contact us at: