The Marsh Awards

It is people who are at the heart of the charity sector and who voluntarily or professionally go above and beyond to make a difference.

The Marsh Awards celebrate the outstanding contributions of these people who are committed to social, cultural and environmental causes.

The below portfolio of Awards recognise these contributions right across the sector, from volunteer carers to social anthropologists.

Browse our portfolio of awards below

817958798 Marsh Refugee Volunteer Awards These Awards are run in partnership with the Refugee Council and recognise five volunteer-led projects which provide services to refugees...
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1615308649 Marsh Young Volunteer Award for Marine Conservation This Award is run in partnership with the Wildlife Trusts and recognises a young volunteer who has made an outstanding...
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1324770957 Marsh Volunteer Award for Marine Conservation This Award is run in partnership with the Wildlife Trusts and recognises a volunteer who has made an outstanding contribution...
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692246617 Marsh Young Archaeologist of the Year Award This Award is run in partnership with the Council for British Archaeology and celebrates individuals and groups who carry out...
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1914262083 Marsh Community Archaeologist of the Year Award This Award is run in partnership with the Council for British Archaeology and celebrates individuals and groups who carry out...
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2612324933 Marsh Award for Youth Archaeology Project of the Year   This Award is run in Partnership with the Council for Archaeology and recognises a project that has made an outstanding...
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1236999994 Marsh Award for Community Archaeology Project of the Year This Award is run in partnership with the Council for British Archaeology and celebrates volunteer projects who carry out exceptional...
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3820267909 Marsh Regional Volunteer Awards with the Churches Conservation Trust The Awards recognise groups and individuals, from regions around the UK, who work with the Churches Conservation Trust to conserve,...
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1145128310 Marsh Award for Digital Volunteer of the Year with the Churches Conservation Trust The Award recognises someone who has made a particularly valuable contribution to the Churches Conservation Trust in a digital capacity,...
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1314022023 Marsh Award for Volunteer Team of the Year with the Churches Conservation Trust The Award celebrates the achievements of a volunteer team or friends group who have carried out successful projects, events or activities...
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3692908100 Marsh Award for Fundraising Volunteer of the Year with the Churches Conservation Trust The Award recognises someone who has made a particularly valuable contribution to the Churches Conservation Trust in a fundraising capacity....
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3473037732 Marsh Heritage Crafts Volunteer Award This Award recognises some of the many people who do a tremendous amount of work on a voluntary basis for...
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6201 Marsh Award for Children’s Services Volunteer Team of the Year This Award is run in partnership with Barnardo’s and recognises volunteer teams who are dedicated to helping children, young people and...
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6202 Marsh Award for Retail Volunteer Team of the Year This Award recognises the hard work and dedication of Teams who give up their time to volunteer in one of...
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1175786937 Marsh Awards for Volunteering with RBGK These Awards celebrate some of the 800 volunteers at Kew for their outstanding commitment, innovation and passion while volunteering at...
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3129425242 Marsh Young Volunteer Awards with RBGK These Awards will recognise members of the Youth Explainer volunteer programme at Kew Gardens. The programme is for 14-17 year...
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3657558099 Marsh IHBC Award for Community Contribution This Award celebrates the contribution of a retired IHBC for their contributions to civic and heritage projects and encouraging the preservation...
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3363475474 Marsh Volunteer Award for Historic Vessel Conservation This Award is run in partnership with National Historic Ships UK, the official voice for historic vessels in the United...
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451866291 Marsh Volunteer Team Award for Historic Vessel Conservation This Award is run in partnership with National Historic Ships UK, the official voice for historic vessels in the United...
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2760339237 Marsh Award for Wetland Conservation This Award is run in association with the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust and recognises an individual who has achieved something...
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4136712946 Marsh Unsung Heroes Award This Award is run in partnership with PACT and recognises a long-term volunteer who has gone above and beyond in...
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2866740762 Marsh Volunteer Awards with the Museum of London 2021 The year, the Awards were altered to fit the around volunteering around the pandemic. This Award is run in partnership...
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2964873201 Marsh Recovery Awards with We Are With You These Awards recognise the hard work, dedication and outstanding contributions that people in recovery have made to raising awareness, supporting...
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4222701680 Marsh Volunteer Awards with We Are With You These Awards were created to recognise the invaluable contributions that volunteers make to We Are With You's services across the...
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4108755039 Marsh Award for Support Group Volunteer of the Year This Award recognises support group volunteers who help promote rare breeds throughout the UK, put on shows and raise funds...
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1371939456 Marsh Lifetime Achievement Award with the RBST This Award celebrates an individual for their outstanding and long term commitment to the RBST and to the conservation of...
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1318877901 Marsh Volunteers for Museum Learning Award These Awards are run in partnership with the British Museum and recognise the best and most innovative ways in which...
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2362086651 Marsh Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Fight against Modern Slavery This Award is run in partnership with the Human Trafficking Foundation (HTF) and highlights the achievements of groups or individuals...
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1513641722 Marsh Award for Innovative Ornithology This Award is run in partnership with the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and celebrates an important contribution which takes...
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2714694270 Marsh Award for Local Ornithology This Award is run in partnership with the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and is awarded to a bird club...
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292735551 Marsh Young Ornithologist of the Year This Award is run in partnership with British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) and recognises an individual (or group of people)...
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1568321186 Marsh Group Award for Volunteering with The Arts Society   These Awards recognise volunteers from some of The Arts Society’s 365 local societies across the UK, who have worked...
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4264867982 Marsh Award for Arts Society Committee of the Year This Award was set up to recognise the collective and voluntary achievements of committee members who have established and driven...
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2372091379 Marsh Individual Awards for Volunteering with The Arts Society These Awards recognise volunteers from some of The Arts Society's 365 local societies across the UK, who work to help...
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2371490488 Marsh Award for International Arts Society Committee of the Year This Award was set up to recognise the collective and voluntary achievements of committee members who have established and driven...
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2521663533 Marsh Volunteer Awards with the Kent Wildlife Trust This Award is run in partnership with the Kent Wildlife Trust, who have a team of around 1000 volunteers helping...
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3105436675 Marsh Volunteer Awards with St Mungo’s This Award is run in partnership with St Mungo’s and recongises some of the organisation’s hundreds of volunteers who support...
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861216162 Marsh Awards for Community Archaeology 2021 This year, the Marsh Awards for Community Archaeology recognised projects that have helped people to keep participating in archaeology safely...
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1285908008 Marsh Church and Community Volunteer Awards These Awards are run in partnership with The National Churches Trust and recognise volunteers across the UK who have had...
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264991497 Marsh Award for Mental Health Peer Support: Doing it for Ourselves These Awards are run in partnership with Mind and wider Peerfest partners and recognise excellence in peer led support for...
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1496058755 Marsh Award for Mental Health Peer Support: Innovative Peer Support These Awards are run in partnership with Mind and wider Peerfest partners and recognise excellence in peer led support for...
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3751723915 Marsh Award for Mental Health Peer Support: Peer Support in Marginalised Groups These Awards are run in partnership with Mind and wider Peerfest partners and recognise excellence in peer led support for...
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3973534705 Marsh Young Retail Volunteer of the Year Award This Award recognises the hard work and dedication of people up to the age of 25 who give up their...
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3867456510 Marsh Retail Volunteer of the Year Award This Award recognises the hard work and dedication of those who give up their time to volunteer in one of...
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1691009019 Marsh Award for Fundraising Volunteer of the Year This Award recognises an individual or group of volunteers who have demonstrated an exceptional level of support and commitment to...
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3394914482 Marsh Young Volunteer Award with Barnardo’s This Award recognises the contribution of a young person, up to the age of 25, who volunteers for Barnardo’s and...
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1446794424 Marsh Award for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion This Award recognises an individual or group, working within Barnardo’s services, that has made an outstanding effort to recognise and...
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3407762792 Marsh Volunteer of the Year Award for Work with Children This Award is run in partnership with Barnardo's and recognises volunteers who are dedicated to helping children, young people and families...
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733801466 Marsh Volunteer Team Award with the Museum of London This Award is run in partnership with the Museum of London and recognises the exceptional contributions of some of the...
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3447473125 Marsh Young Volunteer Award with the Museum of London This Award is run in partnership with the Museum of London and recognises the contributions made to the Museum by...
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2571548969 Marsh Volunteer Award with the Museum of London This Award is run in partnership with the Museum of London and recognises the contributions made to the Museum by...
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173022263 Marsh Volunteer Award with the Canal and River Trust This Award is run in partnership with the Canal and River Trust. The Award recognises 6 volunteers throughout the UK...
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4231022005 Marsh Volunteer Award for Engaging the Public in Historic Vessels This is Award for an individual volunteer or a group of volunteers who have made a significant contribution to a...
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1926771359 Marsh Award for Community Archaeology This Award is run in partnership with the Council for British Archaeology and celebrates individuals and groups who carry out...
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3841048001 Marsh Lepidoptera Award for Lifetime Achievement This Award is run in partnership with Butterfly Conservation and recognises an individual who has shown long-term, exceptional commitment to...
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3813814232 Marsh Award for Promotion of Lepidoptera Conservation This Award is run in partnership with Butterfly Conservation and recognises people or organisations who have made outstanding and unprecedented...
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3428414258 Marsh Volunteer Awards with the Royal Opera House This Award is run in partnership with the Royal Opera House and recognises the efforts of volunteers who have demonstrated...
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3470729301 Marsh Award for Community Wetland Conservation Champion This Award is run in association with the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust and recognises an individual whose sustained activities have...
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962952273 Marsh Award for Volunteering with Royal Museums Greenwich This Award is run in partnership with the Royal Museums Greenwich and recognises the outstanding contributions made by volunteers across...
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31951343 Marsh Award for Volunteering in Support of Older People This Award is run in partnership with Re-engage and recognises the contribution made by volunteers who support and care for...
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1416434387 Marsh Award for Human Rights Activism This Award is run with Amnesty International UK to support activist groups in funding a proposal that will grow activism...
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