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
17 Nov 2017International Society for Antiviral Research Awards01 Dec 2017
17 Nov 2017Osteoarthritis Research Society International - Clinical and Basic Science Research Awards01 Dec 2017
20 Nov 2017Victorian Young Achiever Awards04 Dec 2017
01 Dec 2017Ernest Scott Prize15 Dec 2017
15 Dec 2017Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases - Frank Fenner Award19 Dec 2017
21 Dec 2017Australasian Society for Classical Studies - Early-Career Award04 Jan 2018
05 Jan 2018Premier's Awards for Health and Medical Research 08 Jan 2018
05 Jan 2018Australian Historical Association - Kay Daniels Award17 Jan 2018
05 Jan 2018Australian Microscopy and Microanalysis Society - Various Research Awards18 Jan 2018
05 Jan 2018Royal Australasian College of Physicians - Rue Wright Memorial Award19 Jan 2018

FameLab 2018 - Early Career Researchers in STEM. 
NB. Applications do not need to be submitted to DR-Grants    
16 Feb 2018
(closing date for submissions)
14 Feb 2018JDRF Australia - Travel Grants28 Feb 2018