Thank you for your interest in our 2020 Elodie Sandford Explorer Award for Amateur Photography.
An Award of at least £4,000* and the exclusive right to become our ELODIE SANDFORD EXPLORER for one year.
The Elodie Sandford Explorer Award has been created by family and friends in memory of Elodie, an honorary Vice-President of the SES and a keen photographer. The applicant will be an amateur photographer who partakes in an adventurous and innovative project and can demonstrate how their photography will be of real benefit to the people, environment, fauna or flora targeted by the expedition.
Before submitting an application, we urge you to consider the following:
What do you personally hope to gain from this expedition in terms of your personal development and career aspirations
What are your credentials to be a true SES
Pioneer with Purpose
Why you and your project will appeal to and inspire a wider audience and how the expedition will help you to progress in your chosen area of scientific exploration
Please read our introduction, guidelines and eligibility criteria on the following few pages before you complete this application form.
The deadline for this stage of the application process is 12:00 (Noon) GMT on 11 September 2019.
If you have any difficulties with applying for this award online please contact us at: