In light of the rapidly changing situation we have decided to cancel the Lincolnshire Environmental Awards. To all who have entered already, your application will be still be considered when the Awards resume in 2021.
The only dedicated environmental awards in Lincolnshire
The Lincolnshire Environmental Awards for environmental excellence have been given every year since 1993. They are designed to recognise and celebrate the inspiring activities that are helping to improve the environment and encourage sustainability.
The Awards give community groups, schools, businesses and farmers an opportunity to demonstrate that they are playing their part in the sustainable development of the county.
Past winners have included village community groups that have created wildlife areas, schools that have grown their own vegetables, and farmers that have restored and planted hedges or created wetlands.
See all our previous winners here or click below for last year's Award winners.
How to enter
The Lincolnshire Environmental Awards are easy to take part in and free to enter. All you need to do is write a short description (200 - 300 words) describing your project or work and how it contributes to the environment.
If you think your business, community group, farm, school or young person is doing something great for the environment, then enter the awards - we love to hear about your environmental projects, and everyone has a chance of winning!
Deadline for entries 2021: to be announced
The Lincolnshire Environmental Awards and Lincolnshire Young Environmentalist Award are organised by the Rotary Club of Lindum, Lincoln in partnership with the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust.
The patrons are the Lord Lieutenant of Lincolnshire Toby Dennis and the Bishop of Lincoln the Rt Revd Christopher Lowson. The late Professor David Bellamy (1933 - 2019) was a supporter and Patron of the Lincolnshire Environmental Awards from their beginning in 1993. He was an inspiration to everyone he met and without doubt helped to make the Awards what they are today.
The Lincolnshire Environmental Awards are also sponsored by local businesses without whom these Awards would not be possible. Find out more about our sponsors below.
FCC Lincolnshire is pleased to support the Young Environmentalist Award.
FCC Environment is one of the UK's leading waste and resource management companies. Their approach is to minimise the amount of waste that ends up in landfill by transforming it into valuable resources wherever possible.
FCC Environment provide a range of services, from collecting business and municipal waste to recycling and processing, and the generation of green energy from waste.
Find out more below.
Lincolnshire Co-op is pleased to support the Community Award.
Lincolnshire Co-op is an independent co-operative based in Lincoln with over 280,000 members. The Lincolnshire Co-op are doing lots of work across Lincolnshire to help look after their local environment. From making packaging recyclable and cutting down on food waste in their stores, to setting up clothing recycle banks and supporting local environmental groups with their 'Community Champions' scheme.
Find out more below.
Maher Millard Construction Ltd
Maher Millard is pleased to support the Countryside Enterprise and Small Business Award.
Maher Millard Construction Ltd is a construction company based in Lincoln. Running since 2010, the company works on a number of construction projects including both commercial and domestic buildings as well as road and motorway construction. They have joined us as a sponsor for the 2020 Awards.
Streets Chartered Accountants
Streets Chartered Accountants is pleased to support the Business Award.
Streets is on of the UK's top 40 Chartered Accountants who look after businesses, corporate clients, third sector organisations, charities and private individuals. Streets are also involved in the 'Made in Lincolnshire' celebration event recognising goods and services produced in Lincolnshire which demonstrate pioneer thinking.
Find out more below.
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