Australian Science Prizes Calendar
Nominations close: Australian Institute of Physics Bragg Gold Medal for Excellence in Physics
July 1, 2018
(Dates are indicative based on previous years. Check website for further details)
The Bragg gold medal is for the best PhD thesis by a student from an Australian University. Each Australian University may nominate one candidate. These nominations are submitted to the State Branch Committee. The State Branch Committee selects the best thesis from their state (two from NSW and VIC). The medal is awarded annually to the student who is judged to have completed the most outstanding PhD thesis in Physics under the auspices of an Australian university, whose degree has been approved but not necessarily conferred in the previous thirteen months.
Prize value: No cash award; gold medal
Eligibility criteria: PhD students; no age limit, but must be PhD graduate from previous year; from an Australian university; self nomination not allowed; available nationally