At Hiking Ambition our goal is to make hiking and any outdoor adventure easier and more accessible for everyone interested in learning and exploring the wilderness. We have created the Hiking Ambition Wellness Scholarship for high school, undergraduate or postgraduate students who are committed to a lifetime of healthy habits to receive a $1,000 award. This scholarship will be available twice a year (more details below).


Students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school are encouraged to submit their application. Passion for a healthy lifestyle or hiking is a must.

General Terms of Participation

To participate in this scholarship, you will have to create a piece of content between 500 – 1,000 words promoting a practical approach to a healthy lifestyle during high school, college or university years (whichever is relevant to you) and how these habits can be sustained over a lifetime.

How to Submit your Application

Write a 500 – 1,000 word essay with the requirements above and submit to us via a Word (.doc) or PDF (.pdf) file at [email protected] with all of the details listed below:

  • “Hiking Ambition Scholarship” as the email subject
  • Personal Details (Full Name, Phone, Address and Email)
  • School Name
  • Area of Study


The Hiking Ambition Wellness Scholarship is available twice a year. The deadlines are below:

  • The final date for submission is March 31, 2018, and we will choose the winner by April 15, 2018. Winner will be contacted no later than April 30, 2019.
  • The final date for submission is September 30, 2018, and we will choose the winner by October 15, 2018. Winner will be contacted no later than October 30, 2019.

If you have further questions, please email Nick Lucas at [email protected], with “Scholarship Questions” as the subject.