A highlight of my calendar I have to say – since I inadvertently morphed into Mr Innovation and they started inviting me.
Did you have an absolutely fantastic science teacher? Now’s the time to get them some recognition.
2012 PRIME MINISTER’S PRIZES FOR SCIENCE
We are seeking nominations for Australia’s national science and science teaching awards, which are offered to Australian citizens or those who hold permanent residence status in Australia.
· The $300,000 Prime Minster’s Prize for Science
· The $50,000 Science Minister’s Prize for Life Scientist of the Year
· The $50,000 Malcolm McIntosh Prize for Physical Scientist of the Year
· The $50,000 Prime Minster’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Primary Schools
· The $50,000 Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools
These prizes are a key element of the Inspiring Australia national initiative to recognise and reward the achievements and successes of Australians in the sciences.
Please share this information with your networks and associates – The Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science relies on nominations from across many sectors of our nation, to reward and recognise the outstanding achievements of our Australian science researchers and science teachers.
Closing Date: 27 April 2012, AEST 5.00 pm
Further queries and contact – www.innovation.gov.au/scienceprizes