The Wildlife Society’s Group Achievement Award recognizes an organization or group that accomplishes outstanding achievements to benefit wildlife consistent with advancing the objectives of The Wildlife Society.


The organization or group selected for the award can be a private, state, or federal institution.

Accomplishments, while they may be long-term, should be of significant importance within the last three years.


Nominations, with no more than 3 letters of support attached, should describe the group, its objectives, number of members, and provide a concise statement of accomplishments within the past 3 years.

Submit these materials via email to The nomination and complete supporting documentation should be sent as a single PDF file by February 1, 2023 at 11:59 PM EST.

Nominations of unsuccessful candidates remain in the candidate pool for a maximum of three years, unless the individual is re-nominated.