The Tusk Conservation Award for Conservation in Africa

  • By completing this form you would like to nominate someone for the Tusk Award.

    This award is for an individual who has been judged to be emerging as a leading conservationist, in recognition of their outstanding contribution and considerable success, in their chosen field.

    Nomination Criteria
    The judges will only consider nominations for individuals that are resident in an African country.

    They will look for evidence, but is not limited, to the following:

    Outright conservation achievement and recognition within country / Africa
    Sustainability of work
    Replicability of work
    Financial Credibility
    International recognition
  • Nominee Personal Information

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  • What are the individuals top three specific achievements that have benefitted African conservation? List concrete evidence of impact. 
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  • List the three key challenges the individual has had to overcome. 
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  • Nominator Information

  • Deadline: Please submit the complete pre nomination form no later than Tuesday 31st March 2020. This Pre Nomination Form will be submitted to the Nominating Committee. If the Committee decide to propose your nominee to the judges they will contact you to obtain further information on the nominee, including references from three individuals, one of whom must be an in-country referee. IF you have any queries contact [email protected]
  • Confidentiality
    We ask that you keep all details of your nomination strictly confidential and that neither you nor the supporting referees reveal to your candidate that he / she is being considered for a Tusk Conservation Award.

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Many thanks to David Yarrow,
Tusk’s official photographer for use of his wonderful work.

Royal Patron HRH The Duke of Cambridge, KG KT

The Tusk Conservation Awards are an initiative of Tusk.

Tusk Trust – UK Registered Charity, No 803118

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