Opportunities for scientists—June 2021

June 28, 2021

External opportunities

CSL Florey Medal

Awarded to an Australian biomedical researcher for significant lifetime achievements in biomedical science and/or human health advancement for research conducted primarily in Australia—$50,000

Applications close 16 July 2021

More information about the CSL Florey Medal

Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation

Recognises leadership, determination and creativity, highlighting the many ways in which research and development of international significance are conducted in Victoria—$50,000

Applications close 19 July 2021

More information about the Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation

Victoria Fellowships

Recognises the important role of innovation in Victoria’s economic future and the need for Victorians to be skilled in science, technology, engineering and mathematics—$18,000

Applications close 19 July 2021

More information about the Victoria Fellowships

2022 Australian of the Year Awards

Celebrates the contributions of those leading Australians who excel in their chosen field or who make outstanding achievements for the betterment of others.

Applications close 31 July 2021

More information about the 2022 Australian of the Year Awards

Queen Elizabeth Prize in Engineering

Rewards and celebrates an individual (or up to five individuals) responsible for an innovation that has been of global benefit to humanity—£500,000

Applications close 31 July 2021

More information about the Queen Elizabeth Prize in Engineering

Order of Australia Honours

Nominations received from the public to recognise people who have contributed above and beyond to the Australian community or humanity at large. To encourage diverse representation of the community, nominations of women are being sought.

Rolling deadline—appointments in the Order of Australia are announced on Australia Day in January and on the Queen’s Birthday public holiday in June.

More information about Order of Australia honours


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