Wild About Gardens Awards Entry Form 2018

Entry is free and open to anyone who has, or is developing a Wildlife Friendly garden in Kent. Any size and type of garden: private, schools, community, allotments, etc all welcome.

Closing date is 30 June (31 May for schools) School entries must be accompanied by letter of authorisation from the Head teacher.

Our volunteer wildlife gardening advisors visit as many entries as they are able to during the summer. They will contact you between May and August to arrange a convenient date.

Certificates are awarded for Gold, Silver Gilt, Silver and Bronze levels. Gold award winners receive one of our coveted blue plaques. Gardens may also be nominated for one of our “special” awards.

All entrants will hear directly from Kent Wildlife Trust regarding their individual award by the end of September. Awards will be presented at our Wild about Gardens celebration event in the autumn.

The Special Awards may include:

Best Young Wildlife Gardener(s)

Best Community Wildlife Project

“Jewel in the Town”
 Best Urban Wildlife Garden

Volunteers’ Choice Award

Best Garden for Wild Birds

Best Wildlife Pond

Best Garden for Bats

Garden with the Best Buzz

Best Garden for Hedgehogs