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
16 Nov 2018Victorian Young Achiever Awards30 Nov 2018
16 Nov 2018Dr Margaret Faul Women in Chemistry Award30 Nov 2018
16 Nov 2018Gruber Prizes - Cosmology Prize, Genetics Prize, Neuroscience Prize and Young Scientists Awards30 Nov 2018
23 Nov 2018Ernst Scott Prize - History of Australia or New Zealand 07 Dec 2018
17 Dec 20182019 NHMRC Biennial Awards - Consumer Engagement Award07 Jan 2019
04 Jan 2019BioMelbourne Network - Women in Leadership Awards. 18 Jan 2019
27 Mar 2018David Syme Research Prize10 Apr 2018
01 Apr 2018Australian Museum - Eureka Prizes15 Apr 2018