Application for Grant Aid

Submitted on: 31 Aug 2009

Expedition details (GPF2009b-002)

Expedition Name (& Club): Cave Now
Destination country: NW Africa
Lat: 33.8547 Long: 35.8623 Elevation: 0 m
MEF funding: none

Leader: Emma Porter
Total cavers: 17
Cavers ≤25 yrs old: 0
Cavers 25-35 yrs old: 0
UK/nonUK cavers: 5/12
Eligible for grant aid: 0
Alex Pitcher nominations: 0
Expedition dates: Dates unavailable
Duration (days): Unknown
Man-days in field: 0 Man-days travelling: 0
Brief Expedition objectives:

List a short summary of the main Expedition objectives.

How can the GPF support your Expedition?:

Please explain the aspects of the trip which make it eligible for Ghar Parau funding.

Detailed description of objectives:

Give a more detailed account of the purpose of the trip, including any particular known caves you intend to visit, specific areas where you will explore for new cave, and scientific experiments you will attempt.

Previous work in this area:

Give details of any previous work in this area by your own and other teams. Include references to reports and articles published on the area, and the names of any local cavers or academics with whom you have discussed the Expedition.

Expedition Finances


Travel plans:

# from UK: 0 Travel costs breakdown (for personnel leaving from the UK):
Total costs from UK: £0

# from outside UK: 0 Travel costs breakdown (for personnel leaving from the UK):
Total costs from outside UK: £0

Travel total: £6,000 Travel p.p. from UK: £0
Travel p.p. from outside UK: £0


Total: £0 Comments:
Subsistence p.p.: £0


Total: £0 Comments:
Subsistence p.p.: £0
Exped Total: £20,000 Exped cost p.p. travelling from UK: £0
Exped cost p.p. travelling from outside UK: £0
Mean Exped cost per person: £1,176

Other Funding

Total: £0 Comments:
Total shortfall: £0 Mean shortfall per person: £0

Referees and Report

Please give the names, addresses and phone numbers of two suitably qualified people whom the Committee can contact. You should ensure that they are aware of the objectives of your trip, and that you have their permission for the Committee to contact them.

Referee 1:


Permission obtained?: No
Referee 2:

Reason: 0

Permission obtained?: No

Expedition report author:


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