Applications for the 2017 Premier's Science Awards are now open.
Applications for the 2017 Premier's Science Awards are open until 10am (AWST) on 22 May 2017. Late and pro-forma applications will not be accepted.
Note that there are separate forms for the Research and Engagement categories. Applicants should ensure they complete the correct form when applying.
How to apply
The information below applies only to the following research categories:
Scientist of the Year
Woodside Early Career Scientist of the Year
ExxonMobil Student Scientist of the Year
Full details of the program and application process are outlined in the Applicant Information.
2017 Applicant Information Research.docx
2017 Applicant Information Research.pdf
The applicant is required to submit the following:
The information below applies only to the Chevron Science Engagement Initiative of the Year category. This category recognises an initiative that has made an outstanding contribution to community awareness, interest and/or participation in science in Western Australia.
Full details of the program and application process are outlined in the Applicant Information
2017 Applicant Information Engagement.docx
2017 Applicant Information Engagement.pdf
The application contact is required to submit the following:
Submitting an application
Applications must be submitted to the Department of the Premier and Cabinet at
firstname.lastname@example.org. The application must be received by
10:00am (AWST) on Monday 22 May 2017.
Applications or changes to applications will not be accepted after the advertised closing date and time.
Key dates 2017
|10 April||Applications open|
|10am 22 May||Applications close|
|Mid July||Finalists announced|
|17 August||Presentation ceremony (during National Science Week)|
For further information about the Premier's Science Awards please contact Kirsty Moynihan from the Office of Science by email: Kirsty.Moynihan@dpc.wa.gov.au or tel: (08) 6552 5893.
The 2017 Awards are proudly sponsored by Chevron, ExxonMobil and Woodside.