15 September 2019.





Future For Nature Award

Are you a passionate conservationist with unlimited dedication and willpower to protect species of wild animals and plants? Are you 35 or younger? Apply now for the FFN Awards 2020 and perhaps you will win the Future For Nature Award, €50,000, and join the growing FFN Winners community!

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Each year Future For Nature awards 3 young, talented, and ambitious nature conservationists through the Future For Nature Awards.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Protecting species of wild animals.
  • Plants conservation.
  • Environmental protection.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

The event will take place in May 2020.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

The candidate:

  • Candidates must be born on or after the 30th April 1984 and before the 30th of April 2002.
  • Has achieved substantial and long-term benefit to the conservation status of one or more animal and/or plant species or for a specific population of one or more animal and/or plant species.
  • Has demonstrated commitment, determination and passion for conservation work.
  • Has demonstrated leadership and entrepreneurship in his/her conservation work.
  • Has been creative and innovative in his/her work.
  • Has demonstrated to be (cost) effective and integer in the conservation work performed.
  • 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 proficient in English to be able to reach a large audience.

General Terms:

  • The award should be used for a conservation project of the winner’s own choice, initiated and implemented by him/her.
  • The focus of the project must be on conservation of species. The project can involve a component of (fundamental) research, but this should not be the main focus. The main focus should be conservation action with a practical impact.
  • Project descriptions should substantiate the relevance of the proposed activities to species conservation.

Opportunity Cost


  • €50,000 prize for three winners.
  • Winners will present their work at the Future For Nature Award event at Royal Burgers’ Zoo in Arnhem, the Netherlands. The event will take place in May 2020. Travel and accommodation expenses will be covered by the Future For Nature Foundation.

How to Apply

First Step: Download the application form here.

Second Step: Answer all questions in English and submit your application by email to


  • Your application form must be submitted as an email attachment.
  • Please also attach a copy of your passport or another identification document to verify your date of birth, do not add any other additional documentation.
  • The subject of your email should read: SURNAME CANDIDATE – Candidate FFN Award 2020.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Hesham Galal / Egypt

Reviewed by “ Hanine Aymen / Egypt
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team