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
18 Apr 2017AMP Tomorrow Fund 2017
Submission to DR-Grants only required for research-focused applications
02 May 2017
28 Apr 2017Australian Diabetes Society - Ranji and Amara Wikramanayake Diabetes Research Award12 May 2017
02 May 2017Capstone Editing Grant Program -
i) Carer's Travel Grant for Academic Women
ii) Early-Career Academic Research Grant for Women   
16 May 2017
03 May 2017Australian National University - Humanities Research Centre Visiting Fellowships17 May 2017
03 May 2017Thinkable - The Sun Foundation Peer Prize for Women in Science 2017 17 May 2017
03 May 2017Perpetual - Ramaciotti Medal for Excellence in Biomedical Research
Note: Self nominations not accepted
17 May 2017
03 May 2017Georgina Sweet Award for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science17 May 2017
08 May 2017CSL Florey Medal22 May 2017
15 May 2017Australian Academy of Science - Falling Walls Lab Australia29 May 2017
25 May 2017VESKI - Victoria Prize for Science & Innovation08 Jun 2017
25 May 2017VESKI - Victoria Fellowship08 Jun 2017
02 Jun 2017Royal Society of Victoria - Phillip Law Postdoctoral Award for Physical Sciences16 Jun 2017
02 Jun 2017Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships - 
Postdoctoral applicants only. 
Note: Student applicants should contact
16 Jun 2017
04 Jul 2017Australian-American Fulbright Commission - Postgraduate, Postdoctoral, Professional and Senior Scholarships (all disciplines) and a Distinguished Chair in Agriculture and/or Life Sciences
Note: Student applicants should contact
18 Jul 2017