Apply now – 2019 Whitley Awards

Are you a dynamic conservation leader or do you know of one?

Every year, we offer our annual Whitley Awards to effective grassroots conservationists working across the Global South. These awards are both an international profile prize and a form of project funding.

Why apply for a Whitley Award?

  • Prize worth £40,000 in project funding
  • An international spotlight on your work
  • Professional communications and media training
  • Tailor-made films, PR assistance and publicity materials
  • Join a 200 strong alumni network with opportunities for Continuation Funding

The application period for The 2019 Whitley Awards is now OPEN – the deadline for applications is midnight GMT October 31st 2018. 

Click here to find out how to apply, to read our eligibility criteria, and to download an application form and guidance notes.

The awards will be presented at the annual Whitley Awards Ceremony in May 2019 and successful applicants will receive funding in June 2019.

For more information, please read our application page and related FAQ Section.