Members are now invited to submit their entries for the 2021 BIAZA Awards!
The BIAZA Awards provide an opportunity for you to have your achievements recognised within the zoo and aquarium community. Incorporating a range of categories you have the chance to achieve a bronze, silver or gold certificate and demonstrate BIAZA best practice and excellence in your field of work. BIAZA members (including associate members) are invited to submit award applications in the following categories:
- Animal Husbandry, Care and Breeding
- Behaviour and Welfare
- Field Conservation
- PR, Marketing, Digital and Events
- Professional Capacity Building
In addition to the categories listed above, one further certificate may also be presented:
“Covid Hero Award’ – recognising an individual who went above and beyond to support their collection and/or the wider BIAZA community during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Please ensure you read the application instructions and the submission form guidance before applying. You can view an example completed entry form which won Gold here. To download the appropriate application form please click on the relevant category listed above.
Submissions must be emailed to Frankie no later then 5pm Sunday 28 February 2021. Successful award winners will be informed of their achievement during June 2021 via email. The awards provide an opportunity for you to showcase your work, and receive well-deserved recognition and congratulations!
Below you will find just a few examples of previous BIAZA award winners:
Animal Husbandry, Care and Breeding Gold Award Winner - ZSL
Conservation Gold Award Winner - Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
Education Gold Award Winner - National Marine Aquarium
Research Gold Award Winner - WWT Slimbridge