Stockholm University Young Explorers Grants Workshop

Monday, November 17, 2014
Stockholm University, Sweden
De Geer Auditorium, Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology
Registration/check-in: 3:30 p.m. (GMT+2)
Workshop concludes at 6:30 p.m. (GMT+2); refreshments will be served afterward


Workshop Activities

  • Welcome reception and check-in
  • Introduction to National Geographic and its role in supporting exploration, research, and conservation. Outstanding young explorer grantees will present their projects and their future plans in the field. The panel will offer advice on the elements of a good grant application and why many applications miss the mark.
  • Refreshments and networking with National Geographic grantees and staff



  • National Geographic Grant Program officer and staff
  • National Geographic young explorer grantee Hunter Snyder and senior grantees Jonina Olafsdottir (scientist, diver, and biologist from Iceland) and Lars Larsson (explorer, journalist, and photographer from Sweden)

Meet Our Explorers

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    Explorers A-Z

    At the heart of our explorers program is the quest for knowledge through exploration and the people who make it possible.

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    Explorers by Category

    Browse our different areas of exploration and discover the fascinating people behind the projects.

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