Awards and prizes

The list below is intended as a guide to some of the more prestigious prizes and awards. There are many prizes and awards offered by journals, conferences and professional organisations.  Use Research Professional to find them.

If you find another opportunity, please lodge a Notice of Intent to Submit (NOIS) (DOC, 43KB) as soon as possible and submit the complete application and signed coversheet (DOC, 31KB) at least 10 working days prior to the external submission date via email to Amanda Notini at

Open awards and prizes

NOIS due Prize or Award Complete application & signed coversheet due
11 May 2018Victorian Public Healthcare Awards25 May 2018
14 May 2018Nature Research Awards for Inspiring Science and Innovating Science28 May 2018
15 May 2018EXTENDED DEADLINE Australian Academy of Science - Falling Walls Lab Australia 201829 May 2018
01 Jun 2018Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences - Kuwait Prize15 Jun 2018
01 Jun 2018The Royal Society of Victoria - The Phillip Law Postdoctoral Award for Physical Sciences15 Jun 2018
04 Jun 20182018 Council for the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (CHASS) - Australia Prizes18 Jun 2018
04 Jun 2018GlaxoSmithKline - GSK Award for Research Excellence18 Jun 2018
15 Jun 2018Australian-American Fulbright Commission - Various opportunities for bilateral study and research exchange to the US. Student applicants should contact Jun 2018
20 Jun 2018Awards Australia - Victorian Regional Achievement & Community Awards04 Jul 2018
03 Jul 2018The Royal Society of Victoria - The RSV Medal for Excellence in Scientific Research - Category II: Biomedical & Health Sciences  17 Jul 2018