Awards and Media


Project Rhino, its programmes and partners have been recognised by the following Awards:

  • 2012: Game Rangers Association of Africa (GRAA) Rhino Conservation Award – Top 10 Best NGOs
  • 2012: Game Rangers Association of Africa (GRAA) Best NGO Practitioner: Runner-up Award – Sheelagh Antrobus (Project Rhino KZN Coordinator)
  • 2013: Mail & Guardian Rhino Rescue Award: Best Rhino Conservation Entity in South Africa
  • 2014: Mail & Guardian Rhino Conservation Award: Zululand Anti-Poaching Wing (ZAP-Wing)
  • 2014: Game Rangers Association of Africa (GRAA) Best Conservationist Practitioner Award: Lawrence Munro (ZAP-Wing Coordinator & Ezemvelo Rhino Security Operations)
  • 2014: GRAA Rhino Conservation Award Education & Awareness: Runner-up Award – Rhino Art Campaign & Kingsley Holgate
  • 2016: GRAA Rhino Conservation Award: First place awarded to Sheelagh Antrobus in the Awareness, Education and Funding category
  • 2017: GRAA Rhino Conservation Award: Runner-up award to community educator Richard Mabanga in the Best Rhino Conservation Supporter category
  • 2019: Grant Fowlds received medal number 1677 from the Explorers Club of New York, recognizing his life-long efforts in conservation.

A day in the life of of the Zululand Anti-Poaching Wing

This short film by Big Red Design Agency, directed by Anthony Geroge Kirkwood, was officially selected for screening at the prestigious International Wildlife Film Festival in November, 2020. The WCFF mission is to inform, engage and inspire wildlife conservation through the power of film and media.