28 October 2016
The St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2016 saw a high calibre of innovative environmental projects from across the globe. Finalist, LITER OF LIGHT Brazil, wowed the judges with their project, and walked away with the 2016 Prize as a result.
25 October 2016
With the deadline for entries for this year’s St Andrews Prize fast approaching, it is great to hear from our two-time Prize winner, Ian Thorpe of the African Trust.
21 October 2016
The deadline for submissions for this year’s St Andrews Prize for the Environment is drawing ever closer. We have received a phenomenal response so far, but there is still time to submit your entry for this year. Previous finalists have seen huge success arise out of being shortlisted for the Prize, one in particular being 2016 finalist, the Mamirauá Institute.
14 October 2016
Blue Ventures has had an exciting journey since winning the St Andrews Prize back in 2014. Not only has the Prize money greatly assisted Blue Ventures in their work, the Prize also provided a valuable step to other opportunities.
12 October 2016
Two years ago, Primatologist and Founder of the Wild Chimpanzee Foundation (WCF), Christophe Boesch, presented his multi-level chimpanzee conservation project to the St Andrews Prize judging committee, going on to win the prestigious Prize.
07 October 2016
It’s always exciting to hear from our previous finalists and how the Prize has impacted on their project. We were delighted to speak to Ani Vallabhaneni recently, co-founder of Sanergy Limited, who were finalists back in 2012. With it being nearly 5 years since they were shortlisted, a lot has changed for the company as they continue to grow and expand their operations.
07 September 2016
The University of St Andrews and independent exploration and production company ConocoPhillips announce the call for entries for The St Andrews Prize for the Environment 2017.
18 April 2016
A sustainable lighting project, which aims to empower communities without electricity in Brazil by teaching them how to create light sources, has won this year’s St Andrews Prize for the Environment.
22 March 2016
Following receipt of over 500 entries from around the world, three finalists have been chosen for this year’s prestigious St Andrews Prize for the Environment.
05 November 2015
We are very pleased to say that we have received over 500 entries for the 2016 St Andrews Prize for the Environment, a new record for the Prize.