Latest news from Quarry Life Award
From QLA project to international journal publication!
In March 2016, the project team from the Czech Republic who won the national and international first prizes at the very first Quarry Life Award in 2012, published an academic paper which was inspired by the work they did for the competition. Read more
Public vote now open!
Project teams have begun the research phase of the contest and are hard at work in our quarries. Exciting discoveries are regularly being posted online by the participants. You can follow their amazing project ideas and show your support for the projects of your choice! Read more
Dr Carolyn Jewell joins the international jury
After serving on the national jury for the UK contest in both 2012 and 2014, Dr Carolyn Jewell will now swell the ranks of the international jury. Read more
94 inspiring projects selected for 2016 edition!
The top proposals from the incredible 454 submitted have been selected to become projects in the 2016 edition. Read more
The jury of Northern Europe came to a decision – projects will be run in Estonia, Norway and Sweden
The jury have now selected the projects that they believe have a potential to add a clear value to nature, the community next to the quarries, and the company. Read more