Nominations Now Open for the 2024 Minister’s Prizes for Science

Australia’s most prestigious awards for celebrating achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation and excellence in science teaching.

The prizes acknowledge:

Scientists and innovators across diverse disciplines and career stages.
Primary and secondary school educators who inspire students to engage in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

Recipients share $750,000 in prize money and have the opportunity to showcase important work in their field.

They also receive a medallion designed by Internationally renowned artist Wojciech Pietranik and made by the Royal Australian Mint. Plus a lapel pin and award certificate recognising their achievements.

For more information and previous recipients, click here.