Together for Biodiversity Awards

The Together for Biodiversity Awards are an opportunity to celebrate the work being carried out by individuals and communities across Ireland to protect our natural environment.

Together for Biodiversity Awards Finalist at awards ceremony at the National Biodiversity Conference

Have you or your community been involved in a project to help protect local wildlife or habitats this year? Perhaps you; planted a school wildlife garden, made your village more pollinator friendly or helped protect a local wetland. If so, why not enter the Together for Biodiversity Awards to have your work recognised and be in with the chance to win funding for future biodiversity projects. Individuals, community groups, schools and farmers are all invited to apply.

The Together for Biodiversity Awards are part of the National Biodiversity Conference, which takes place at Dublin Castle on 20th and 21st February 2019. The award winner will be announced at the National Biodiversity Conference

The National Biodiversity Conference is being organised by the National Parks and Wildlife Service and the Irish Forum on Natural Capital. These awards are kindly sponsored by Dublin Port Company

The awards include the following categories

Working Together for Biodiversity Award – More info here

o (Businesses taking action to save biodiversity)

People Together for Biodiversity Award

o Small community group project, run on less than €3,000 budget – More info here

o Large community group project, run on more than €3,000 budget – More info here

Local Biodiversity Champion AwardMore info here 

o (Project run by an Individual – leading change for biodiversity at a local level)

Learning Together for Biodiversity Award – More info here

o (Project run by a School – leading on biodiversity through education)

Farming Together for Biodiversity AwardMore info here

o (Farmers working within conservation partnership projects)

 

How to apply

Categories A, B, C, D, E & F of The Together For Biodiversity Awards are now closed – thank you for all your fantastic applications.

People Together for Biodiversity Award (open to community groups) – more  info here

Category A – (Small community group project, run on less than €3,000 budget)

Category B – (Large community group project, run on more than €3,000 budget)

Local Biodiversity Champion Award (open to individuals) – more info here

Category C – (Project run by an Individual – leading change for biodiversity at local level)

Learning Together for Biodiversity Award (open to schools) – more info here

Category D – (Project run by a School – leading on biodiversity through education)

Farming Together for Biodiversity Award (direct nomination by conservation project e.g. LIFE projects) – more info here

Category E – (Farmers working within conservation partnership projects)

Working Together for Biodiversity (open to businesses) – more info here

Category F – (Businesses taking action to save biodiversity)

This project is sponsored by Dublin Port Company