ZSL Scientific Awards
ZSL recognises outstanding achievements in the field of zoological research and conservation through its annual presentation of awards and prizes
William Conway is presented with the ZSL Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Zoo Community
William Conway has been presented with this award in recognition of his outstanding, long-term contributions to the zoo and aquarium community. The award celebrates excellence in the core areas of zoo and aquarium activity, including ex situ and in situ conservation, education and scientific research. Recipients of this award have demonstrated the purpose of zoos for the benefit of the international conservation community, and contributed to the public understanding and support of biodiversity and conservation through education, public engagement and visitor experience, fundraising, the promotion of regional and international zoo cooperation, and standards of excellence in animal welfare.
Prince Philip Award and Marsh Prize
For pupils under 19 years of age, of schools or other places of education in the UK, on the basis of an account of practical work involving some aspect of animal biology.
Charles Darwin Award and Marsh Prize
Awarded for an outstanding zoological research project, carried out and written by an undergraduate attending a university in the UK.
Thomas Henry Huxley Award and Marsh Prize
Awarded to postgraduate research biologists attending a University in the UK on the basis of original work submitted as a doctoral thesis.
Awarded to zoologists with no more than 15 years postdoctoral experience, in recognition of scientific merit.
Marsh Award for Conservation Biology
For contributions of fundamental science and its application to the conservation of animal species and habitats.
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Marsh Award for Marine and Freshwater Conservation
For contributions of fundamental science and its application to the conservation in marine and/or freshwater ecosystems.
Frink Medal for British Zoologists
For significant and original contributions by a professional zoologist to the development of zoology in the wider applications.
Stamford Raffles Award
For distinguished contributions to zoology, open to amateur zoologists or, to a professional zoologist in recognition of contributions which are outside the scope of his professional activities and principal specialisation.
Awarded to a Fellow of the Society or any other person for contributions to the understanding and appreciation of zoology, including such activities as public education in natural history, and wildlife conservation.
Thomson Reuters/Zoological Record Award for Communicating Zoology
Awarded to an individual for a communication of a zoological nature that has an outstanding impact on a general audience. The means of communication may include a film, a series of films, a book, or an article on any zoological topic. The impact may be measured in terms of outstanding quality, novelty, innovation or accessibility for a wide audience.
Honorary Fellowship of the Zoological Society of London
Honorary Fellows are eminent and distinguished persons associated with the Society who have, through their scientific work, promoted the objectives of the Society.
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