Premier’s Science Awards 2018 – Applications Closed
Finalists for the Premier’s Science Awards have been announced. See the 2018 Finalists webpage for information on this year’s finalists.
Find the joint media statement by the Premier and the Minister for Science announcing finalists here.
Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 15 August 2018, where the WA Science Hall of Fame inductee will also be announced.
The four categories in the 2018 Premier’s Science Awards are:
About the Awards
The Premier's Science Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of the Western Australian science community. Award recipients exemplify the outstanding scientific research and engagement taking place in the State.
The Awards cover all fields of science, including natural, medical, applied and technological science, engineering and mathematics.
The Awards are supported by the Western Australian Government and administered by the Department of Jobs, Tourism, Science and Innovation. Track the Premier’s Science Awards on Twitter using the hashtag #WASciAwards.
Key Dates in 2018
Applications opened – Monday 26 March
Applications closed – 10.00am (AWST) Monday 21 May
Finalists announced – Monday 16 July
Winners announced – Wednesday 15 August
See the Past Winners webpage for more information.
For further information about the Premier’s Science Awards please contact the Department by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone (08) 9222 0412.
WA Science Ambassadors
Winners in the Premier’s Science Awards are important ambassadors for science and participate in public engagements promoting science to the wider community. If you are interested in involving an award winner in an event or activity, please contact them directly using the WA Science Ambassadors Directory. Alternatively, please contact email@example.com
The Premier’s Science Awards are proudly sponsored by Chevron, ExxonMobil and Woodside.
WA Science Hall of Fame
The Premier’s Science Awards are proudly supported by Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Murdoch University, Notre Dame University and The University of Western Australia.