Early-career honorific awards recognise outstanding contributions to the advancement of science by scientists up to 10 years post-PhD in the calendar year of nomination.
This award is open for nominations
Recognising distinguished research in the Earth sciences.
Recognising research in the Earth sciences by female researchers.
Recognising distinguished research in biology (excluding the biomedical sciences).
Recognising outstanding research in the medical sciences.
Recognising outstanding research in engineering mechanics and related fields within engineering and applied mathematics disciplines
Recognising outstanding basic research in chemistry.
Recognising outstanding research in one or more of the fields of applied probability, biometrics, mathematical genetics, psychometrics and statistics.
Recognising outstanding research in physics.
Recognising distinguished research in human genetics, including clinical, molecular, population and epidemiological genetics and cytogenetics.
Recognising distinguished research in pure mathematics; applied, computational and financial mathematics; and probability theory, statistical methodology and their applications.
Nominations will open in early 2019.
Recognising achievements of scientists engaged in research of intrinsic scientific merit that have made an actual or potential contribution to community interests, to rural or industrial progress, or to the understanding of natural phenomena. Relevant areas of research are physics, astronomy, chemistry, and the terrestrial and planetary sciences.
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