Welcome to the 2017 IYBC Awards Nomination Page!
IYBC Youth Conservation Award: Carlynn Berners (left)
Indiana Young Birder of the Year: Matthias Benko (right)
2017 Young Birder of the Year
Awarded to a Young Birder between the ages of 12-18 years of age that has demonstrated a sincere passion and dedication to birding and/or the protection of wild birds.
2017 Fledgling of the Year
Awarded to a Young Birder(s) under the age of 12 that has demonstrated through actions or passion a sincere excitement for birds and/or the protection of wild birds.
2017 IYBC Conservation Awareness Award
Awarded to a Young Birder or Naturalist up to the age of 18 that has demonstrated a sincere passion to conserve and/or protect our natural resources. And, has worked to promote the protection or conservation of wildlife to others.
Please submit your nomination using the form below!
Deadline for making a nomination is August 4, 2017