Awards and Bursary

Muskoka Conservancy presents a number of awards each year during the Annual Members Meeting in June.

Heritage awards are offered to members of the community who make large contributions to the natural and built heritage of Muskoka. For more information or to nominate an individual, please visit our Heritage Awards page.

The Charlie Esson Stewardship Bursary is awarded to a student who is pursuing post-secondary education in the natural sciences. For more information on how to apply and whether you’re eligible, please visit The Charlie Esson Stewardship Bursary page.

The Michael Foster Photography Contest is hosted each year on Instagram. The Award is presented annually to the photographer whose image best represents Muskoka's natural or built environments in a way that demonstrates the beauty of the area. To learn more about the contest please visit our contest page.