SCHOLARSHIPS FOR EMERGING OUTDOOR LEADERS
Help LaMa Walks create partial scholarships (up to 50% course cost per person) for aspiring and current outdoor leaders in Nepal, including trekking, mountain, river and mountain biking guides, to become certified as Wilderness First Responders by NOLS WMI through Himalayan Medics.
This course has proven to enhance the skills and capacities of individual to respond to emergency situations in wilderness, low resource settings. The course is 10 day residential, taught by NOLS instructors flow into Nepal and provides an international certification.
Ensuing the course is accessible to as many current and future leaders of Nepal's outdoor industry as possible will help to ensure Nepal's outdoor industry continues to improve its safety standards for all who come to enjoy the beauty of the country.
Any donation is a great help towards realizing this goal.