This award is given in memory of Pete Guest who was an inspirational figure in the bat conservation movement for more than 20 years. Each year, the bat world is invited to nominate individuals who have made an outstanding practical contribution to bat conservation.

The criteria for the award include: dedication, innovation, enthusiasm and inspiration in making a difference, both to bats and to people, helping make BCT's vision become a reality.

2019 Nominees and Voting

Pete Guest Award 2019 – Voting Now Open

Thank you to everyone who has provided nominations for the Pete Guest Award this year.

The list of nominees, the statement(s) of support and details of how to vote can be found if you click here. Pete Guest Award 2019

Voting will close on Wednesday 21st August at 5.30pm.

If you have any questions about the voting process please don’t hesitate to get in touch (email: or call 020 7820 7193).

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