Do you have a great river story to tell? Would you like to attend the nationÂ’s premier kayaking high school? The Academy of Huge Experiences is offering a $5,000 scholarship for the upcoming academic year. The recipient of the scholarship will be determined by an essay contest sponsored by American Whitewater, and will have the opportunity to travel with Huge Experiences to New Zealand and Chile, as well as many premier paddling destinations in North America.
AHE is an ideal setting for teens who are serious about their academics, have a strong passion for kayaking, and desire to travel the world. AHE was founded by David Hughes and recruits the worldÂ’s finest paddlers as kayak coaches. Bryan Kirk will be coaching for AHEÂ’s exciting quarter in New Zealand this fall. Alumni include Zach Mitchell, Ali Wade, Emily Jackson, Dan Simenc, Brooke Bevan, Pat Keller, and many more. The curriculum at AHE is entirely college prep, with AP courses offered as needed. Previous AHE students are attending such colleges as Virginia Tech, University of Georgia, George Washington University, and Warren Wilson College.
All essays must be received by August 8th. For complete details please check out: American Whitewater - Huge Experiences Scholarship