The Future For Nature Foundation invites applications for the Future For Nature Awards for Conservationists in the Netherlands in 2022.

The Future For Nature Award is a prestigious international award that celebrates tangible achievements in protecting wild animal and plant species.

It aims to:

  • Reward and fund individuals for their outstanding efforts in the protection of species of wild animals and plants.
  • Stimulate Award winners to sustain their dedicated work.
  • Help winners to raise their profile, extend their professional network and strengthen their funding basis.

Worth of Award

Each year FFN awards three young, talented, and ambitious nature conservationists with the FFN Award.

This award provides the winners with

  • international recognition,
  • €50,000 for their nature conservation work, and
  • a warm welcome to the growing FFN Family


The eligible candidate:

  • Must be born on or after the 31st May 1988 and before the 31st of May 2005.
  • Must be determined to continue his/her conservation work, as the Award aims to stimulate the winner’s future work. It is not an “end of career” prize.
  • Is able to explain his/her conservation work in proficient English (written and spoken).

Similarly, s/he has

  • achieved substantial and long-term benefits to the conservation status of one or more animal or plant species.
  • demonstrated commitment, determination, and passion for conservation work.
  • demonstrated leadership, entrepreneurship, and a clear view of conservation work.
  • been creative and innovative in his/her work.
  • demonstrated to be honourable in the conservation work performed.

How to Apply

You can access the application form for the Future for Nature Awards here.

Deadline: The application deadline is on the August 28th, 2022, at 23:59 (CEST).


Click here for more details and to apply