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
19 Sep 2017Engineers Australia - David Robinson Award03 Oct 2017
25 Sep 2017Society for Mental Health Research (SMHR) - various awards 09 Oct 2017
29 Sep 2017Clunies Ross Awards - Entrepreneur of the Year, Knowledge Commercialisation and Innovation Awards13 Oct 2017
29 Sep 2017Australian Physiological Society - AK McIntyre Prize13 Oct 2017
02 Oct 2017Australasian Society for Immunology - Jared Purton Award16 Oct 2017
03 Oct 2017Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) - various Medals and Awards17 Oct 2017
06 Oct 2017Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) - RT Hall Prize20 Oct 2017
09 Oct 2017Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) - Penelope Lowe Prize23 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand - Early Life Nutrition Research Award27 Oct 2107
13 Oct 2017Eni Awards - includes Energy Transition Prize, Energy Frontiers Prize and Advanced Environmental Solutions Prize27 Oct 2017
13 Oct 2017CSIRO and BHP Billiton Foundation - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander STEM Professional Awards27 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017Accounting and Finance Association of Australia and New Zealand (AFAANZ) - Outstanding Contribution to Accounting and Finance Practice Award01 Nov 2017
03 Nov 0217Australian Historical Association - Allan Martin Award17 Nov 2017
20 Nov 2017Victorian Young Achiever Awards04 Dec 2017
05 Jan 2018Australian Historical Association - Kay Daniels Award17 Jan 2018
05 Jan 2018Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Rue Wright Memorial Award19 Jan 2018