Prime Minister's Prizes for Science
About the Science Prizes
The Prime Minister's Prizes for Science are the nation's finest awards for excellence in science and science teaching. The five prizes awarded annually are:
- Prime Minister's Prize for Science
- Frank Fenner Prize for Life Scientist of the Year
- Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year
- Prime Minister's Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Primary Schools
- Prime Minister's Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools.
Five prizes are awarded annually, recognising the contributions that our scientists and science teachers are making to Australia's current and future scientific capabilities.
Please note: nominations are currently closed, information provided on this website is for factual purposes only.
- Guidelines - read the guidelines before starting your nomination for the Prime Minister's Prizes for Science.