The Quarry Life Award contest aims at raising the awareness of the biodiversity value of quarrying sites and sharing new best practices.
HeidelbergCement invites you to submit your proposal by November 18th 2021 to carry out biodiversity projects in its quarries around the world.
Prizes up to € 30,000 will be awarded in 2022.
Start 5th edition: May 2021
5th edition launched on May, 11th 2021: HeidelbergCement invites researchers, students, local communities, NGOs and nature lovers from around the world to participate in its international scientific and educational competition. The QLA Its aim is to raise the awareness of the ecological value of extraction sites and to find new ways to further enhance it. New in this fifth edition is the introduction of the category “Nature Based Solutions” at international level, also Israel and Bulgaria joining for the first time.
The Quarry Life Award, HeidelbergCement’s scientific and education contest, is a success story and attracts hundreds of people from all over the world, willing to boost biodiversity in quarries.
The fifth edition of the QLA, a research competition organized by HeidelbergCement, will be officially launched in May.