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Nature of Scotland Awards 2016 – Call for Entries

Nature of Scotland Award

Nature of Scotland Award

 The annual Nature of Scotland Awards are back and the search begins as we hope to unearth the inspirational people, projects, and organisations working hard to protect Scotland’s natural heritage.

Nominations are now open for this year! Launched in 2012, RSPB’s Nature of Scotland Awards continue to celebrate excellence, innovation and outstanding achievements in Scottish nature conservation.

The deadline for nominations is Monday 13 June 2016.

This year, entries are welcomed across eight categories, including two exciting new categories:

  • The Corporate Award *NEW
  • Food & Farming *NEW
  • Community Initiative
  • Innovation
  • Nature Tourism 
  • Politician of the Year
  • RSPB Species Champion
  • Youth and Education 

To make your nomination visit www.rspb.org.uk/natureofscotland where you can download an entry form and find out more about the awards and past winners. The awards are free to enter and applications must be submitted electronically to awards@rspb.org.uk.

Entrants will find out if they have been shortlisted in August at an evening reception.

We will invite those who reach the shortlist to the award ceremony on 24 November at Prestonfield House Hotel in Edinburgh as our guest, with two complimentary seats. This year’s event will be hosted by BBC TV wildlife presenter Chris Packham.

Thanks to all our entrants and winners from last year, the judges were overwhelmed by the volume and high calibre of last year’s nominations!

Scotland is renowned worldwide for its beautiful landscapes and abundant wildlife, which we must work hard to sustain and conserve.

We look forward to celebrating the tremendous work helping to protect Scotland’s spectacular natural heritage!

Best Wishes,

Awards Event Team

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