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The American Alpine Club provides resources for climbers and explorers to attempt new challenges, conduct scientific research, and conserve mountain environments. The AAC awards more than $40,000 annually, although the size and number of awards vary from year to year. For more information on all the grant programs, please visit

2009 AAC Grants (reported in the 2010 AAJ)

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You can now read, search, and explore every year of the AAJ and other AAC titles.

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IMPORTANT:  We are currently migrating digital resources from the AAJ Online ( to The AAJ Online will remain active until Fall 2013; however, it will no longer be maintained or updated with new content. In the meantime you can continue to browse and search the AAJ Online for AAJ articles and resources from the years 2009-2012.