Every two years an award is offered to the individual or group who, in the opinion of IIC Council, has done most to further public appreciation of what the conservation profession achieves. The award consists of a certificate and a cash prize of £1000, presented at the biennial IIC Congress.
Details of previous award winners can be found on the IIC website at the Keck Awards page.
We are now seeking nominations for the 2018 award. If you would like to propose yourself, or a colleague or institution, or project, please send your nomination to the IIC office (preferably by email) to arrive by Monday 2nd April 2018. Please send the following:
- a statement of between 500 and 1000 words describing the nominee’s public outreach activities
- two or three photographs in support of this statement
- an outline of what supporting material, such as publications, websites, videos, or evidence of media coverage, is available (you may be asked to supply these at a later date).
The nomination should include the name, job title and professional address of the individual (or of all the partners in a group project).
Send your proposal to email@example.com with the words ‘Keck Award’ in the subject line, or by post to IIC, 3 Birdcage Walk, London SW1H 9JJ, UK.
The IIC 2018 Congress is being held in Turin, from the 10 – 14 September, on the topic of Preventive Conservation: The State of the Art. More details may be found at the congress pages of the IIC web-site.