Secondary school nominations for learner of year awards

Our Secondary School Awards are sponsored by RHASS and celebrate school projects and activities which support and encourage increased knowledge and understanding in rural learning.

If you’d like to enter your school, please read the following guidance and then fill out the form.

If your work is in partnership with other organisations, please complete our Partnership Working form.

How to make a nomination

We are looking for schools which have been involved in projects along the lines of: a school garden or vegetable plot; a biodiversity project or a community woodland; delivering rural skills as part of the curriculum or with a local farmer or crofter. The activity should have been running at any point between September 2018 and September 2019.

To make a nomination, just complete our form and tell us how your project or activity has benefited pupils, the school and the wider community, explaining why your school deserves to win an award. Please submit photographs and logos as high-resolution jpegs to support your nomination. Short videos would be helpful too.

Please send your completed forms to or post them to Lantra Scotland, Inveralmond Business Centre, Auld Bond Road, Perth  PH1 3FX by Friday 15th November 2019.

After an independent panel of judges reviews all the entries, finalists and guests are then invited to a fabulous awards ceremony at the DoubleTree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro on the evening of Thursday 5th March 2020.