APPLY NOW FOR THE 2022 WHITLEY AWARDS
Whitley Awards fund grassroots conservation leaders within the Global South and put a world spotlight on winners’ work. to seek out out more about these awards, click here.
Applications for the 2022 Whitley Awards are currently open and shut in the dark GMT on 31 October 2021. Subject to COVID-19, we hope to carry the Whitley Awards Ceremony in spring 2022 either as a physical or virtual event.
HOW MUCH FUNDING am i able to APPLY FOR?
Whitley Awards are worth £40,000 GBP in project funding over one year.
HOW DO I APPLY?
Anyone can apply for a Whitley Award. you are doing not got to be invited or nominated.
1. Check your eligibility
Please read our eligibility criteria to seek out out what WFN do and don’t fund.
Whitley Awards are for dynamic, mid-career conservationists who are leading wildlife conservation projects within the Global South. Winners tend to be nationals of the country during which they’re working who are seeking to proportion proven work that might enjoy further funding, a profile boost and international support. To be eligible, projects must involve communities at the grassroots level and deliver practical action that’s founded on science.
2. Register for our application portal
To register for our application portal, click here. Once you’ve got received your unique login details you’ll be ready to complete and submit your application online.
Please get in-tuned if you’ve got any questions on the appliance portal.
3. Complete your application online
It is essential to follow our application guidelines.
Once registered for the appliance portal, you’ll be ready to login and complete the shape online at your convenience. Remember to save lots of as you go! If you shut the portal without saving your progress, you’ll lose your information.
As a part of the appliance process you’ll got to download two documents from the portal: a Microsoft Word template for your logical framework/timeline, and a Microsoft Excel template for your budget. Once you’ve got saved these to your computer, you’ll work on them in your own time then upload your completed versions to the portal.
Please note that the appliance guidelines, form , logical framework/timeline and budget templates are only available until midnight GMT on 31 October 2021. Applications made on out-of-date forms from previous years won’t be considered.
4. Contact three referees
You need to ask three referees to submit references to WFN in support of your application. Check who is eligible to be a referee in our FAQs, and skim the appliance guidelines to seek out out what’s required of them.
You will be asked to submit your referees’ details within the application portal, and that they will receive an automatic email requesting their submissions independently before the deadline of midnight GMT on 31 October 2021.
Please commit it to memory is your responsibility to make sure your referees meet the deadline of midnight GMT on 31 October 2021.