Celebrate the best of Australian endeavour: the 2009 winners
The Society’s environment sponsorships are usually awarded to support community-based initiatives such as wildlife rescue and rehabilitation, plant and animal education programs or bush conservation.
The Society’s adventure sponsorships are awarded to individuals and teams undertaking adventures in Australia and abroad. Recipients come from a wide cross-section of Australian society and are not limited to younger people seeking world firsts.
The Society’s community sponsorships are awarded to individuals and groups to assist with conservation and cultural initiatives, often at a grassroots level.
The Society’s science sponsorships are usually awarded to assist specific research projects, often to support university postgraduate students in their studies. Sponsorships have been awarded across all disciplines.