The St Andrews Prize for the Environment is an initiative by the University of St Andrews in Scotland and the international integrated energy company, ConocoPhillips.
The Prize recognises significant contributions to environmental conservation and since its launch in 1998 has attracted entries from more than 50 countries each year on diverse topics including. Applications are invited from individuals, multi-disciplinary teams or community groups for the 2009 annual prize, consisting of an award of $75,000 USD for the winner and $25,000 USD for each of the two runners-up. Closing date for entries is 31 October, 2008. More information at: http://www.thestandrewsprize.com/