Now Accepting Nominations for the Annual Governor’s Conservation Achievement Awards

The Governor's Conservation Achievement Awards honor individuals, associations, businesses and others who have exhibited an unwavering commitment to conservation in North Carolina. NCWF is accepting nominations for the 2023 awards program through June 15, 2023.

By recognizing, publicizing and honoring these conservation leaders – from professionals and volunteers to young conservationists and lifelong conservation heroes – the North Carolina Wildlife Federation hopes to inspire all North Carolinians to take a more active role in protecting the natural resources of our state. The awards committee is composed of qualified and dedicated conservationists who review all nominations and select the winners.


The 59th Annual Governor’s Conservation Achievement Awards Banquet

When: Saturday, September 9, 2023 at 5:45 p.m.

Early bird rate: $75 (ends Aug. 1)

Regular rate: $100

Tables of 8: $1,000


Recent Governor's Achievement Award Winners

2018  |  2017  |  2016  |  2015  |  2014  |  2013  |  2012  |  2011  |  2010

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If you are interested in being a sponsor of the Awards Banquet, please contact Kate Greiner at or (704) 332-5696.

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