Do you know an inspiring scientist, innovator, or science, maths or technology teacher?
Nominate them for the 2019 Primer Minister’s Prizes for Science.
The Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science are Australia’s most prestigious awards for outstanding achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation, and excellence in science teaching.
Prize recipients share $750,000 in prize money, and have the opportunity to showcase important work undertaken in their field.
Prizes for research:
Prizes for innovation:
Prizes for science, mathematics or technology teaching:
The Frank Fenner, Malcom McIntosh and New Innovators prizes are awarded for early-career achievements made within 10 years (full time or full time equivalent) of completing relevant studies. The New Innovators prize rewards steps towards translating research into a commercially available product.
The work of researchers, innovators and teachers often shape Australian society and improve lives. You can show someone you value their contribution by nominating them for a prize.
Nominations are encouraged from all eligible scientists, innovators and teachers including from groups under-represented in these fields such as women and Indigenous Australians.
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