Thousands of people from around the world have joined us to celebrate the 2021 Whitley Awards.

We go live on YouTube at 7pm BST on Wednesday 12 May

“Right now, we are facing a man-made disaster. Whitley Award winners are conserving our natural world at a critical moment. Now we need you to come together across continents and support them.” WFN Trustee, Sir David Attenborough

Meet this year’s top 15…

Happy New Year! As we begin January and another lockdown, our winners’ achievements make for an inspiring reflection on what went right last year.

Whitley Award alumni receive one million pounds of Continuation Funding.

In December we premiered seven short films about the 2020 Whitley Award winners. Watch them on demand. 

We are thrilled to announce that, thanks to you, we have exceeded our target to raise £100,000 through the Big Give Christmas Challenge.

See behind the scenes of WFN’s first ever virtual event.

We were humbled to receive so many messages from you, our wonderful Whitley Fund for Nature family, during the online celebration of our 2020 winners. Here’s a roundup of your responses…

Thousands of people have come together across continents to celebrate the 2020 Whitley Award winners online.

A new way you can support our Whitley Award winners, just in time for Christmas.