2020 Premier’s Science Awards

Applications for the 2020 Premier’s Science Awards are now open.

The Premier’s Science Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding scientific research and engagement taking place in Western Australia. The Awards cover all fields of science, including natural, medical, applied and technological science, engineering and mathematics. The Awards are an initiative of the Western Australian Government and administered by the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation.

In 2020 the five categories are:

  • Scientist of the Year ($50,000 prize)
  • Woodside Early Career Scientist of the Year ($10,000 prize)
  • ExxonMobil Student Scientist of the Year ($10,000 prize)
  • Shell Aboriginal STEM Student of the Year ($10,000 prize)
  • Chevron Science Engagement Initiative of the Year ($10,000 prize)

For more information and to apply please visit the WA Government Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation website.

Applications close 10am (AWST), Wednesday 29 April 2020.