The Rex Walford Award is for teachers currently completing their teacher training, or teachers who have just started their careers.
The award was named after Rex Walford. Rex was a teacher, a natural enthusiast, a leading international name in geography education, a long-serving Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) and one of the first group of Chartered Geographers. He supported the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in many ways over more than 25 years.
The Young Geographer of the Year competition and Rex Walford Award are kindly supported by: