WHAT MAKES US UNIQUE
IS WHAT WE BELIEVE IN:
We believe life is about more than surviving, we believe in Thriving.
We believe there is more to life than just seeing, we believe in Experiencing.
Most of all we believe Travel can be TRANSFORMATIONAL
Coupled with the desire to find a sustainable and ethical way to give-back, along with the known impact travel can have we have created the:
How it Works:
5% of every Outer Edge Travel purchase goes towards our Scholarship fund.
Scholarships are awarded "at-cost." Meaning, when someone receives a scholarship and goes on a trip we do not financially profit, but we do get to enjoy their presence
Who is eligible to apply for a scholarship?
We do not place limmits around those who may be eligible to apply for scholarship, however, we do favor those with the highest financial need.
How are scholarship awards determined?
We have a panel of individuals who reads all applications. Not one award is determined by one person.
Does this mean someone on my trip may be a scholarship recipient?
Absolutely, and we love that! We believe this enhances our ability to understand others and move in the world with an added sense of humility.
How does the scholarship fund work?
Our scholarship fund has several revenue sources:
What does a scholarship cover?
Both partial and full scholarships cover only part or all of the cost of one of our "Adventure" listings. This means that recipients still have to cover all other costs, including, but no limitted to: airfare, travelers insurance, gear, added meals, etc.
Why have a scholarship fund?
It is just one way we can do good in the world. It aligns with our core principles to provide opportunities for Education, Experience, and Empowerment.