Competitions & Awards


We work with a variety of sponsors to offer our members the chance to win great birding prizes. Click on the links below to enter our current competition.


Latest winners

The winners of the Dove Stone competition which featured in the December 2017 issue of Birdwatch were Mr T Linvell from London, who won a long weekend break in a hot-tub lodge, and Mr J Ward from Harlow, winner of a four-night stay in a luxury en-suite pod. The correct answer to the question Dovestone Park is located in which National Park? was B the Peak District.

To find out the correct answer to Birdwatch's most recent and previous ID quizzes, along with the winners, just click here.

For the most recent winning shot from our popular photo challenge, click here.



We also organise awards to recognise the best in wildlife art, photography, conservation and more. The Birders' Choice Awards, Birdwatch Artist of the Year Award and the Digiscoper of the Year Award have all become highly coveted accolades in the birding world.

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Artist of the Year

​This prestigious award is given to the artist whose work at the SWLA’s annual exhibition is considered to be the most outstanding.

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