'A River Below': 30th November 2017
HRH The Prince of Wales meets Whitley Award winner, Melvin Gumal
Deeper investment with nearly £600k granted to nine Whitley Alumni
Applications now Closed!
'A River Below' wins Environmental Award at Sheffield DocFest
Winners receive record press coverage in 2017
Watch some of the best moments from the Ceremony
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Click here to watch the WFN 20th Anniversary Film, narrated by Sir David Attenborough
The Whitley Fund for Nature is unique. It doesn’t put its own people on the ground but seeks out local leaders who are already succeeding. It puts its money where it really counts, where every penny counts.
Sir David Attenborough, Trustee
WFN is one of the most cost effective and direct impact charities working to protect the environment.HRH The Princess Royal, Patron
This is what the Whitley Awards are all about – recognising small-scale, effective grassroots leaders and helping them expand their work.Kate Humble