Suzanne Cory Medal
Status

The call for nominations is currently open

Closing date

May 30 2022 - 11:59 PM AEST

The 2023 awards are open for nomination.

Award background and eligibility

The Suzanne Cory Medal recognises outstanding research in all of the biological sciences, being awarded in alternate years in the bio-medical sciences and in all of the biological sciences excluding biomedical sciences.. It is a career award that is open to any biological science researcher regardless of time since their major degree. It honours the contributions made to science by Professor Suzanne Cory AC FAA FRS who, as a molecular biologist, has made major contributions to understanding the genetic causes of cancer. The Medal and a lecture will be presented at a celebration in the Awardees State capital. 

The 2023 Suzanne Cory Medal will be for all of the biological sciences excluding bio-medical sciences.

This award is open to nominations for candidates from all genders.

Career awards recognise achievement over a career of whatever length.

The award is made annually and is given to candidates who are normally resident in Australia and for research conducted mainly in Australia.

Candidates may be put forward for more than one award. If a proposed candidate is already the recipient of an Academy award, the second award must be for a distinct, additional, body of work undertaken since the first award, and/or work in a different field.

Guidelines

(Please submit your nominations using the Nominate button found on the left of this webpage)

Awardees

2022 - G Chenevix-Trench
2021 - J Endler ; SV Caemmerer

© 2022 Australian Academy of Science

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