Australian Science Prizes Calendar

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Nominations open: Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year – Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

February 21, 2018

The objective of the prize is to recognise and reward outstanding early to mid-career research and to demonstrate to the public, and to school students and science undergraduates in particular, that outstanding early to mid-career achievement in science is not only possible but can be of world-class importance.

Prize value: $50,000; medal; lapel pin

Eligibility criteria: Scientists – must be Australian citizen or permanent resident; individuals only; within ten years (full time or full time equivalent) of completing their highest relevant tertiary qualification; self nomination not allowed; available nationally


Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
(02) 6270 2878.