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Nominations open for 2022 Prime Minister's Prizes for Science

15 December, 2021

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


ICU pioneers win GSK Award for Research Excellence 2021

14 December, 2021

Professors Jamie Cooper and Rinaldo Bellomo were recognised for their innovative research that has revolutionised critical care medicine on a global scale.


2021 Ramaciotti Awards for biomedical research announced

02 December, 2021

The Ramaciotti Foundations have awarded over $1.9 million in grants to support biomedical research in Australia.


2021 Metcalf Prizes for Stem Cell Research awarded

17 November, 2021

Research to improve bone marrow transplantation and to use computer science to understand how stem cells work has won two Australian scientists $55,000 each.


COVID-19 pioneer awarded PM's Prize for Science

04 November, 2021

Professor Edward C Holmes played a significant role in the global scientific response to COVID-19.


CSL Centenary Fellowships to fund antiviral, cancer research

29 October, 2021

Two individual fellowships, each totalling $1.25 million over five years, are awarded each calendar year.


Winners announced for 2021 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes

12 October, 2021

The prizes honour excellence across the areas of research and innovation, leadership, science engagement and school science.


2021 Nobel Prize winners announced

07 October, 2021

The Nobel Prizes are this year celebrating their 120th anniversary, with several new laureates being announced during the week of 4–11 October.


Nominations closing soon for Fresh Science 2021

27 July, 2021

Fresh Science is a competition helping early-career researchers find, and then share, their stories of discovery.


Aus Antarctic researcher receives prestigious award

09 June, 2021

Professor Steven Chown has been recognised by the French Government for his extensive environmental research and policy contributions on Antarctica.


DNA sequencing pioneers win 2020 Millennium Technology Prize

24 May, 2021

Prof Balasubramanian and Prof Klenerman co-invented Solexa–Illumina next-generation sequencing technology, which has enhanced our basic understanding of life.


2021 Ryman Prize aims to enhance life for older people

30 April, 2021

The international award is aimed at encouraging the best and brightest thinkers in the world to focus on ways to improve the health of older people.


Olympus announces 2020 Image of the Year Award winners

19 April, 2021

The annual competition aims to recognise the best in life science imaging, with the winning images selected from nearly 700 submissions from 61 countries.


Hearing loss reversal and other projects share $2.5m in awards

24 March, 2021

Approximately $2.5 million is being invested in innovative research projects across the ear, nose and throat sector.


Call for applications for 2021 APEC ASPIRE Prize

22 March, 2021

The Australian Academy of Science invites applications for the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE Prize) for 2021.


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