In partnership with Women of Winter (WoW), this scholarship program awards Black, Indigenous, Women of Color with an education opportunity to obtain a PSIA-AASI alpine or snowboard Level I certification that will encourage and support BIPOC women to pursue opportunities to teach skiing or snowboarding.
During the 2021-22 season, PSIA-AASI and WoW will host five instructor Level I certification events around the country for Black, Indigenous, Women of Color. Participants must select the location they would like to attend, submit an application, and then will be considered to receive a scholarship to attend one of these events. There are a maximum of six participants at each event.
Applications Closed for the 2021-22 Season.
Dates and Locations
- February 1 – 4, 2022: Hyland Hills Ski Area, Bloomington, Minnesota (Alpine Level I)
- February 7 – 10, 2022: Windham Mountain, Windham, New York (Alpine Level I)
- February 7 – 10, 2022: Eldora Mountain, Nederland, Colorado (Snowboard Level I)
- March 5 – 8, 2022: Big Sky Resort, Big Sky, Montana (Alpine Level I)
- March 5 – 8, 2022: Big Sky Resort, Big Sky, Montana (Snowboard Level I)