Applications Now Available for the Girls on Ice 2012 Expeditions!
Girls on Ice is a unique, FREE, wilderness science education program for high school girls. Each year a team of 9 teenage girls and 3 instructors spend 11 days exploring and learning about mountain glaciers and alpine landscapes through scientific field studies with professional glaciologists and mountaineers.
This year we are offering 2 expeditions!
Girls on Ice NORTH CASCADES is the original expedition in Washington State.
Open to all girls age 15-18 (yes, international girls can apply!)
July 29 to August 9, 2012
Girls on Ice ALASKA is a new expedition, geared toward Alaskan and Pacific Northwest girls.
http://girlsonice.org/apply (applications are due March 1, 2012)
Girls on Ice is not a reward for past good grades or academic achievement, it is an inspiration for future academic and leadership success.
We are able to provides this program TUITION FREE to the girls through small grants, gifts from individuals, and generous support from the National Science Foundation and the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
Please consider supporting the program to keep it going in the future, visit: http://girlsonice.org/support
For more information, please visit: http://girlsonice.org.
Questions? Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.