PhD scholarship

PhD scholarship: Developing social, physical, and emotional resilience in young people for and within expedition environments School of Sport, Health and Exercise Sciences, Bangor University   Project ID: BUK2133 Annual Stipend: £14,340 Application Deadline: 28.07.17   Applications are invited for a 3-year PhD studentship funded by the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS 2) in collaboration […]

Call for Proposals for IAC 2019-20

The Adventure Tourism Research Association is now seeking proposals for the hosting of the seventh International Adventure Conference, in 2019-20.  Please see the Call for Proposals 2019-20 Conference for details in the first instance.  If you would like to discuss this, please contact steve.taylor.whc@uhi.ac.uk

Funded masters by research scholarship at IT Tralee

Funded masters by research scholarship available at IT Tralee, Ireland on ‘Sustainable Cultural Tourism Development in Gaeltacht communities – managing the potential of the Wild Atlantic Way’. To support the research activity the Institute is pleased to announce details of its 2017 Master by Research Scholarship Programme due to commence in September 2017. Graduates holding […]

Mountainbiking has a big tourtistic potential in Germany

Prof. Dr. Manuel Sand hosted the 5th Conference for Outdoor and Adventure from the 7th to the 8th of February at the Adventure Campus in Treuchtlingen. This year’s topic focused on mountain biking and tourism, a widely discussed topic in Germany at the moment. While there are still legal issues in some parts of Germany there is also […]

PhD scholarship on mental health benefits of adventure: Leeds Beckett University, UK

In England the cost of psychological health issues is £70-100 billion. Sport England recently noted that despite the widespread belief that adventure is only linked to risk-taking personalities, over 58% of the UK population enjoy outdoor adventure activities. Over 92% of those surveyed reported that participation enhanced wellbeing. Adventure has the potential to be a […]

4th Conference for Adventuremanagement – Adventure, Experience and Education

On November the 17th the Adventure Campus in Treuchtlingen hosted the University of Applied Management’s 4th conference on Adventuremanagement organised by the University of Applied Management (UAM), Germany. Interesting key notes on current topics, as well as interactive workshops were attended by experts and key-players form the Outdoor- and Adventurescene. Apart from experts the conference […]