This page provides a listing of upcoming Research Awards and Prizes offered by journals, conferences and professional organisations. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org at least 10 days prior to the external submission date if you are intending to apply for
- A prize/award in this list or
- Another award/prize not in the list.
Prizes and awards which require review or submission by the Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research also have an internal closing date for submission and those dates are listed below.
Open awards and prizes
|Prize or Award||Description|| Internal due date |
(To DVRC Office)
|External due date|
|Paul Bourke Awards for ECR||Based on nominations from Fellows, this award honours Australians in the early part of their career who have achieved excellence in scholarship in one or more fields of the social sciences.||N/A||31 August 2020|
|Several prizes which honour distinguished achievements by Australians working, studying, or training in the Humanities, Arts and Social Sciences (HASS) sector, including academics, researchers, practitioners, philanthropists, policy makers, and students.||N/A||September 2020 (check website for each date)|
|Recognises the most recent breakthroughs in ten categories, from life sciences to science management.||There is a limit of one submission per category. Please contact email@example.com for more information.||1 September 2020|
|ASMR Research Awards|
An award of $2000 to support a postgraduate student member nearing completion of their studies or a recently graduated (3 years maximum) postdoctoral member to undertake a short period of research in a laboratory outside their home city.
|N/A||16 October 2020|
|National Transport Research Awards|
The awards recognise achievements in the categories of: Road Industry Partnership Award, Sustainability Transport Infrastructure Award, Research Rising Star Award & Lifetime Contribution Award
|N/A||21 September 2020|