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19 Nov 2021

Juries will evaluate proposals

The deadline to submit your project proposal for the 5th edition of the QLA has passed. We would like to sincerely thank all participants for their ideas and efforts. It is a great pleasure to see your enthusiasm and dedication. Read more

18 Oct 2021

One month left to submit your proposal

Candidates are invited to develop a project idea in one of the participating quarries and to submit a project proposal by 18 November 2021 on the website. Read more

Screenshots of social media posts of the Quarry Life Award by HeidelbergCement
13 Aug 2021

Participating quarries on Social Media

Over the past few weeks, we have presented the participating Quarries on both Facebook and Instagram. Read more

11 May 2021

Your project proposal for the 5th edition of the Quarry Life Award

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. Read more

qla international ceremony 2018, picture of winners on stage
01 Apr 2021

Some inspiration: Winners of the 4th edition

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. Read more