The Marsh Awards

It is people who are at the heart of the charity sector and who voluntarily or professionally go above and beyond to make a difference.

The Marsh Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions of these people who are committed to social, cultural and environmental causes.

The below portfolio of Awards recognise these contributions right across the sector, from volunteer carers to social anthropologists.

Browse our portfolio of awards below

23075224 Marsh Marjan Award This Award is run in partnership with the Marjan Centre for the Study of War and the Non-Human Sphere within the Department...
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1455628019 Marsh Award for Excellence in Gallery Education This Award, run in partnership with Engage, annually celebrates the achievements of individuals working in learning and education within gallery...
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3725939231 Marsh Award for the Encouragement of Medallic Art This Award, run in partnership with the British Art Medal Society (BAMS), recognises an individual or organisation that has made...
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1408343633 Marsh Award for Excellence in Public Fountains This Award is run in partnership with the Public Monuments and Sculpture Association (PMSA) and is offered for a fountain...
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47990584 Marsh Award for Excellence in the Conservation of a Public Sculpture or Fountain This Award is run in partnership with the Public Monuments and Sculpture Association (PMSA) and recognises the conservation or repair...
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3943051116 Marsh Award for Ornithology This Award is run in partnership with the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and is awarded to an ornithologist who...
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2909396388 Marsh Award for Innovative Ornithology This Award is run in partnership with the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and celebrates an important contribution which takes...
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3508476500 Marsh Award for International Ornithology This Award is run in partnership with the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and recognises an individual scientist whose work...
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1653083261 Marsh Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Fight against Modern Slavery This Award is run in partnership with the Human Trafficking Foundation (HTF) and highlights the achievements of groups or individuals...
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3482539456 Lucy Mair Medal and Marsh Prize The Lucy Mair Medal honours excellence in the application of anthropology to the relief of poverty and distress, and to...
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2256911466 Marsh Award for Anthropology in the World This Award is run in partnership with the Royal Anthropological Institute and recognises an outstanding individual based outside academia who...
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3332962070 Marsh Award for International Plant Conservation This Award, run in partnership with Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI) recognises an individual in the early to mid-stages of...
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1749722859 Marsh Award for Education in Botanic Gardens The Award, run in partnership with Botanic Gardens Conservation International (BGCI), recognises an individual in the early to mid-stages of...
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1247695470 Marsh Award for Early Career Entomologist This Award is run in partnership with the Royal Entomological Society and recognises an individual who has made an outstanding...
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1801643396 Marsh IHBC Award for Successful Learning in Heritage Skills This Award is designed to recognise the contribution of an individual for their significant learning in traditional building activities and...
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1650097314 Marsh Award for Conservation in Genetic Bio-Diversity This Award has been running since 1996 and recognises an individual or group who have made a significant technical and...
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2982698238 Marsh Award for Conservation Biology Established in 1991, this Award is run in partnership with the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) and recognises an individual...
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888892814 Marsh Award for Marine and Freshwater Conservation Established in 2005, this Award recognises an individual for their contributions of fundamental science to the conservation of marine and...
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2097493668 Thomas Henry Huxley Award and Marsh Prize This Award is run in partnership with the Zoological Society of London and recognises a postgraduate research student whose thesis...
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2643001562 Charles Darwin Award and Marsh Prize This Award is presented in partnership with the Zoological Society of London and recognises the best zoological project by an...
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2259335813 Prince Philip Award and Marsh Prize This Award is run in association with the Zoological Society of London and is directed towards under-19 year olds. It...
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1697387003 Marsh Award for Endangered Crafts This Award recognises  a practitioner of one of the 62 crafts currently listed in the ‘critically endangered’ or ‘endangered’ categories...
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3590807780 Marsh Heritage Crafts ‘Made in Britain’ Award This Award recognises individual craftspeople and small manufacturers who are making great quality British products, using locally sourced materials and...
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4091325372 Marsh Heritage Crafts Trainer Award This Award recognises trainers of heritage crafts who ensure that traditional crafts skills of the highest standard are passed from...
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1230606636 Marsh Ecology Book of the Year Award This award aims to recognise the contribution authors make to ecology. Books can have a major impact in ecology, but...
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4221703766 Marsh Award for Climate Change Research This Award recognises an ecologist from anywhere in the world who has made an outstanding contribution to climate change research....
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2781273763 Marsh Ecology Award The Marsh Ecology Award is run in association with the British Ecological Society to recognise outstanding achievements and contributions to...
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3176060322 Marsh Botany Award This Award recognises an individual's lifetime achievement and outstanding contribution in the field of botanical research and conservation. Nominations for...
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4195010158 Marsh Book of the Year Award for Earth Sciences This Award is for an academic book, published in the previous year, by UK or International authors. The winning book...
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1893468526 Marsh Mineralogy Award The Marsh Award for Mineralogy aims to recognise individuals (or groups of individuals) based in the UK who have made...
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416017816 Marsh Palaeontology Award The Marsh Award for Palaeontology aims to recognise  individuals (or groups of individuals) based in the UK who have made...
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