We are seeking nominations for Australia’s national science and science teaching awards:
- The $300,000 Prime Minister’s Prize for Science
- The $50,000 Science Minister’s Prize for Life Scientist of the Year
- The $50,000 Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year
- The $50,000 Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Primary Schools
- The $50,000 Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools
Please note the following changes for the 2013 Prizes:
- Nominations are now a two-stage process, making it easier to prepare first stage nominations.
- Past recipients of the Malcolm McIntosh Prize or the Science Minister’s Prize are now eligible to be nominated and considered for the major prize, the Prime Minister’s Prize for Science.
- For the Malcolm McIntosh Prize and the Science Minister’s Prize, eligibility is now open to those achieving outstanding research outcomes within a ten-year full time equivalent period, including research conducted as part of studies for a Master’s degree or PhD.
- The $50,000 cash component of each of the Science Teaching Prizes will be shared equally between the teaching prize recipient and the school in which the recipient was teaching at the time of nomination.
Online Nominations: http://www.innovation.gov.au/scienceprizes