Dr Gail Tulloch of Griffith University was awarded $10,000 for a research project addressing the importance of affective education in changing attitudes to animal ethics and welfare. ‘Animal Ethics and Affective Education’ presents a strong case establishing the link between animal ethics and the promotion of affective education. The paper was presented by Dr Tulloch at the Humane Education conference in October 2007, and at conferences held in Florence and Newcastle.