Engagement is an insightful sharing of views that has benefits for all involved. The Award is an honorarium of £1,000 and is given at our Annual Meeting.
The Nominations Committee will consider the following criteria when considering nominations:
- a substantial contribution to the public’s engagement with ecology by an individual who is still working in the ecological field;
- initiatives and activities considered include communication and interaction through a wide range of online and offline media, and public outreach activities at national and/or international level.
Applications for this award are now OPEN with a deadline of Monday 16 April 2018.
Winners to date include:
(A-Z by surname)
P. Chris Reid
View award details on the BES website.
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The Outreach and Engagement Awards are intended to reward outreach work carried out by new scientists and established researchers to inform, enthuse and engage the public with cash prizes up for grabs.
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