2024 Prize

At the 2024 Awards Ceremony we were delighted to announce 14 winning projects, organisations and scientists from 9 countries.


2024 Winners

The winners in the five prize categories share a prize fund of £250,000. There were also two commendations in the categories.

In addition there were four Recognition awardees.

See all the winners and commendations.

They were selected from a shortlist of 55 projects round the world – see the full shortlist.

You can watch the whole awards ceremony with host Neil Mullarkey below:


Award Categories

We accept entries from anywhere in the world, in five prize categories:

Lobbying: For exceptional individuals, groups or organisations pushing for change, focusing on policy interventions promoting the use of non-animal research methods.

Public Awareness: For individuals, teams or institutions raising awareness of animal testing.

Science: For individuals, research teams or institutions for work most likely to lead to practical non-animal tests which could be accepted by regulators.

Training: For individuals, teams or organisations establishing training programmes in using non-animal methods.

Young Researcher: For young scientists (under 35 years of age) focused on an animal-test free future.

And for three non-financial Recognition Awards.

Major Science Collaboration: For international collaborations looking to develop non-animal techniques or approaches more widely and in the longer term.

Political Achievement: For elected political officials at any level and in any country who have made a major contribution towards the ending or replacement of animal research and testing.

Andrew Tyler Award for outstanding contribution towards ending animal testing.


Judging Panel

The judging panel is made up of distinguished scientists and campaigners, plus a Lush Cosmetics member of staff and customer.

See the 2024 judges here.



The 2023 conference was held on Tuesday 14th November.

The theme is How can roadmaps help bring forward an end to all animal use in chemical safety testing?more details here.


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