Submitted by Marina Herriges on
Nominations for the 2023 Plowden Medal Conservation Award are open until Friday 19 May 2023. If you know of any talented conservators who deserve recognition for their work, please consider nominating them and sharing the details with your network.
Established in 1999 to commemorate the life and work of the late Hon. Anna Plowden CBE (1938 – 1997), this medal was endowed by the Royal Warrant Holders Association, of which she was Vice-President. It is awarded annually to an individual who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of the conservation profession and whose nomination would be widely welcomed within the conservation community. The award covers all aspects of conservation be they practical, theoretical or managerial – and is open to those working in private practice or institutions.
The nomination form and details can be found here - https://www.royalwarrant.org/members/plowden-nomination
The deadline for nominations is Friday 19th May 2023 and the medal will be presented to the winner in the Autumn.