About the Awards
The Premier's Science Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of the Western Australian science community. Award recipients exemplify the outstanding scientific research and engagement efforts taking place in the State.
The Awards cover all fields of science, including natural, medical, applied and technological science, engineering and mathematics.
The Awards are supported by the Western Australian Government and administered by the Science and Innovation team within the Department.
Winners for the 2017 Awards were announced on Monday 14 August 2017, and can be viewed here.
The four categories in the 2017 Premier’s Science Awards are: Scientist of the Year; Woodside Early Career Scientist of the Year; ExxonMobil Student Scientist of the Year; and Chevron Science Engagement Initiative of the Year.
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View the Past winners page for more information.
For further information about the Premier's Science Awards please contact the department by email:firstname.lastname@example.org or tel: +61 8 9222 0743
Winners in the Premier’s Science Awards are important ambassadors for science and participate in public engagements promoting science to the wider community. If you are interested in involving an award winner in an event or activity, please contact them directly. Alternatively, please email@example.com.
The Awards are proudly sponsored by Chevron, ExxonMobil and Woodside.
WA Science Hall of Fame