With over 5000 votes cast, the public have chosen this year’s 5 WildChina Explorer Grant finalists. Their fates now lie in the hands of the judges. Let’s meet the panel: Lonely Planet Founder, Tony Wheeler Since co-founding Lonely Planet after a trip across the world in 1972, Tony Wheeler has become a world pioneer in […]
A big congratulations to our wildchina explorer grant finalists! The people have voted and we can’t wait to introduce you to the top five finalists for this year’s WildChina Explorer Grant. From stargazers to rock climbers to cultural preservationists, this is a passionate group of young explorers who are itching to begin their next exploratory […]
There are just 2 weeks left to get your application in for the WildChina Explorer Grant 2016. Prepare your application today and don’t miss out on the chance to win $5000 to help you make an impact through exploration. To provide some inspiration for your submission, here are the proposals of our first applicants.
As WildChina continues to travel beyond China’s borders to the neighboring countries of Bhutan, Laos, and Myanmar, we’ve also expanded our list of eligible countries for WildChina Explorer Grant proposals. WildChina Founder and CEO, Mei Zhang explains why we’re taking our style of deep, exploratory travel beyond China, and tells us what she’s looking for […]
“In old stories, people would have to brave the snow and mountains to find the snow lotus. They would need it to cure a dying friend or break a deadly spell.” Heli, a student botanist and the 2013 WildChina Explorer Grant winner, tells how a passion for rare plants took him to the rugged province […]
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