A short film about Sir Ernest Shackleton, his enduring legacy and the work of the Shackleton Foundation.
Narrated by Foundation trustee and Chairman Bill Shipton.
Calling all Shackletons!Are you called Shackleton?
Do you think you can live up to your name?
Find out how you can help the Shackleton Foundation and win some incredible prizes by matching the courage and determination of Sir Ernest Shackleton for just one day.Find out more »
Funding in 2013
Over the next year, the Shackleton Foundation will focus on supporting aspiring leaders and social entrepreneurs whose projects benefit young people in challenging circumstances.
We are looking for long-lasting, far-reaching projects with the potential to provide solutions to intractable social problems. If you’re passionate and have an idea about how to generate positive social change and help disadvantaged young people, then we can provide the mentoring, training and funding to make it happen.