News & Views item - January 2012



Nominations Called for Prime Minister's Science Prizes 2012. (January 30, 2012)

Prime Minister Julia Gillard and the Minister for Tertiary Education, Skills, Science and Research, Chris Evans, have called for "the science community to nominate outstanding colleagues" for the 2012 Prime Minister's Science Prizes.



The prizes are awarded in five categories:

Click to watch 3 minute video of 2011 primary school winner


Nominations close on 27 April 2012 and the Prizes will be announced later in the year.

For additional information on the Prizes and to nominate online go to