Queensland Women in STEM Prize

The 2020 Queensland Women in STEM Prize is now closed for applications.

This state-wide competition is open to early to mid-career women working in STEM careers in Queensland with three cash prizes of $5,000 available to support professional development opportunities. The prize categories are:

  • Jury Award - for the most meritorious applicant as determined by the judges
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Jury Award - for the most meritorious Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicant chosen by the judges
  • People’s Choice Award - for the applicant with the highest number of public votes.

PhD and Masters students or women who have been in a STEM profession for less than 12 years are eligible to apply.

Check the 2020 Queensland Women in STEM Prize website for more details and this year’s submissions. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the announcement event has been postponed.