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
not requiredScience and Technology Australia - Superstars of STEM scholarships - External closing date 23/9/18not required 
31 Aug 2018Australian Society for Medical Research - Peter Doherty Leading Light Award14 Sep 2018
31 Aug 2018Fulbright Specialist Program14 Sep 2018
31 Aug 2018The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander STEM Professional Awards14 Sept 2018
07 Sep 2018Australian Academy of Science Fellowships to the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting 
Note: Application limits apply. Late NOIS will not be accepted.
Shortlisted applicants will be advised
26 Sep 2018American Academy of Neurology - various Awards and Prizes10 Oct 2018
28 Sep 2018Clunies Ross Awards - Entrepreneur of the Year, Knowledge Commercialisation and Innovation Awards12 Oct 2018
05 Oct 2018Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) - R T Hall Prize19 Oct 2018
03 Oct 2018Australian Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology - various Medals and Awards17 Oct 2018
03 Oct 2018AgriFutures Australia - Rural Women's Award17 Oct 2018
02 Nov 2018Australian Historical Association - Allan Martin Award16 Nov 2018
16 Nov 2018Victorian Young Achiever Awards30 Nov 2018