AUSTRALIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE AWARDS FOR SCIENTIFIC EXCELLENCE OPEN

Nominations for the Academy’s 2010 honorific awards for early-career and career researchers are now invited for the following:

Early-career awards

  • Anton Hales Medal (Earth sciences)
  • Dorothy Hill Award (Earth sciences, reef sciences, marine geology and taxonomy)
  • Fenner Medal (biology, excluding biomedical sciences)
  • Frederick White Prize (physical sciences)
  • Gottschalk Medal (medical sciences)
  • Le Fèvre Memorial Prize (chemistry)
  • Pawsey Medal (physics)
  • Ruth Stephens Gani Medal (human genetics including clinical, molecular, population and epidemiological genetics and cytogenetics)

Career awards

  • David Craig Medal (chemistry)
  • Haddon Forrester King Medal, sponsored by Rio Tinto (mineral exploration)
  • Ian Wark Medal and Lecture (applied research)
  • Mawson Medal and Lecture (Earth sciences)
  • 2011 Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture (physical sciences; nominations from Academy Fellows only)

Nominations close 31 July. Information and nomination forms are available from www.science.org.au/awards