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Prizes & Awards

Prizes and awards are a valuable addition to researcher track records. The list below is not exhaustive and is intended as a guide to some of the more prestigious awards and prizes available (closing dates may vary from year to year). There are also many awards and prizes offered by journals, conferences and professional organisations that are not listed here.

Deakin Research can help with the preparation of nominations for awards and prizes by providing feedback on drafts.

ECR Prizes and Awards
(note that the definitions of ECR can vary significantly)

Award Application Due Date
David Syme Research Prize - 2013 16 December 2013
Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia Early Career Award January 2014 (TBC)
Fresh Science March 2014 (TBC)
Tall Poppy Award April 2014 (TBC)
National Archives Margaret George Award May 2014 (TBC)
L’Oreal for Women in Science May 2014 (TBC)
Scopus Young Researcher Award June 2014 (TBC)
Glaxo Smith Kline Award for Research Excellence June 2014 (TBC)
Research Australia Discovery Award (health and medical research) July 2014 (TBC)
Australian Psychological Society Early Career Research Award July 2014 (TBC)
Vice-Chancellor’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to Research: Early Career Researcher September 2014 (TBC)
Smart Geelong Network Researcher of the Year Awards September 2014 (TBC)
Centenary Institute Lawrence Creative Prize October 2014 (TBC)

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