International Award of Excellence in Conservation

International Award of Excellence in Conservation

Created in 1995, the International Award of Excellence in Conservation is presented to honor individuals and organizations that exemplify the ideals expressed in BRIT's mission. Honorees include scientists, conservationists, heads of state, philanthropists, Pulitzer Prize winners, politicians, and other notables.

BRIT’s annual award event has played an important role in raising public awareness of our mission and has brought an increased understanding of the importance of conservation issues and environmental awareness. Through the education of our supporters, BRIT has added to the global efforts to save the diminishing resources of our planet.

Recipients of BRIT’s International Award of Excellence in Conservation, 1995-2017

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Point of Contact

Sara Richardson

Director of Corporate Relations

Created in 1995, the International Award of Excellence in Conservation is presented to honor individuals and organizations that exemplify the ideals expressed in BRIT's mission. Honorees include scientists, conservationists, heads of state, philanthropists, Pulitzer Prize winners, politicians, and other notables.

BRIT’s annual award event has played an important role in raising public awareness of our mission and has brought an increased understanding of the importance of conservation issues and environmental awareness. Through the education of our supporters, BRIT has added to the global efforts to save the diminishing resources of our planet.

Recipients of BRIT’s International Award of Excellence in Conservation, 1995-2017

Upcoming Events

2018 International Award of Excellence in Conservation Gala

Honoring Dr. Sylvia A. Earle

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Honorary Hosts Sasha and Ed Bass, Ramona and Lee Bass, Laura and Greg Bird, Stephanie and Billy Brentlinger, Event Chair Grant James, and Executive Director Edward Schneider invite you to join us at the Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel for an evening of inspiration. Our International Award of Excellence in Conservation recipient, Dr. Sylvia A. Earle, is a pioneer in the areas of ocean exploration, ocean conservation, and women in science. Come hear Dr. Earle speak about her daring undersea adventures and why, after decades of observing over-fishing and increasing environmental damage, our oceans need to be protected now.

Dr. Sylvia Earle  Dive 2  

The Worthington Renaissance Fort Worth Hotel is partnering with BRIT to provide guests with a reduced rate of $189 per night for reservations made for the event by September 25th. Call (800) 433-5677 and ask for the BRIT Gala special event rate.

For more information, contact Sara Richardson srichardson@brit.org 817.332.2748.