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Women's Adventure Grant

The Travel Play Live Women’s Adventure Grant aims to encourage applicant(s) to consider a creative approach when submitting their application with a strong message that adventure has the power to create positive change, whether it be individual, locally or globally.
 
Applications are welcome from Australian women of all ages and backgrounds who are planning an expedition or adventurous project and can demonstrate how they will endeavour to use the grant funds, in an innovative, creative and adventurous way to showcase the power of adventure to affect change.
 
The grant recipient within each category will receive:

 
Shortlisted recipients will be invited to be a part of the mentoring process and introduced to our partners to support them in reaching their goals. They will also receive media coverage via Travel Play Live Magazine and online channels.
 
Grant Requirements

 
Categories
1. Expeditions for Change
We are after applicants whose primary goal of their adventure is to create change locally, nationally or globally via their project or expedition. This category is open to:

 
2. Adventure Film & Photography
We are after female photographers, documentary makers or filmmakers who are capturing the heartbeat of adventure across the globe. This category is open to creative women who are equally as adventurous as the subjects or locations whose story they are telling.
 
For the finished films that come from the grant program Gutsy Girls Adventure Film Tour would like first option to include the film on Tour. The film maker must hold the intellectual property rights and distribution rights. The film maker must acquire the performing rights for any music contained in the film and provide evidence should it be required. Preferred format to receive and screen films is 16:9 ratio PAL format, preferred export settings for Quicktime files are Apple Pro Res 422 (HQ) at HDTV 1920×1080 square pixels. Audio 48kHz, 24-bit discrete channel or 44.1kHz and 16-bit stereo.
 
3. Young Adventurers
We are on the lookout for young women adventurers under 18 years of age who are pioneering the way for their generation to embrace the heartbeat of adventure. Within this category, the funding may also be used to participate in skills training or competing at a national or international level in outdoor pursuits.
 
4. Women Adventurers over 50
We are seeking women 50 and over pushing the boundaries of expectations when it comes to adventure.
 
For more information visit www.travelplaylive.com.au/grants-apply.