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

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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