The 2016 MCSA Supertramp Award of up to R20 000 is available to a young South African (no more than 25 by 31 December 2015) who either individually or in a group (which must be comprise entirely of South Africans under 25-years-old) will take on a mountaineering-related expedition/trip during 2016.
The expedition can be to any country — including South Africa — for any length of time. Preference will be given to originality as well as to first ascents and/or unusual/remote destinations.
Information and application documents at https://sites.google.com/a/mcsa.org.za/mcsa/home/supertramp. Applications deadline 5 January 2016.