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Congratulations

The University of Adelaide (School of Biological Sciences) has won 2 Awards in the University BioQuest – QuestaGame. University BioQuest, is a competition between universities to locate and identify animals. Professor Rob Reid has run an innovative exercise in level 1 Concepts in Biology and the University of Adelaide won the Top Spotters in the Universities category […]

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Young Achievers Awards People’s Choice – vote for Jenna

Jenna Crowe-Riddell (PhD student in Dept of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology) is a Finalist for the University of Adelaide STEM Award as part of the Channel 9 Young Achiever Awards. If you’d like to vote for her as People’s Choice please click this link, select her picture and press the green button to submit https://poll.fbapp.io/c9yaa18 […]

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Congratulations and Good Luck to Jenna

Congratulations and good luck to Jenna Crowe-Riddell, who is a Finalist for the STEM University Award for the 2018 Channel 9 Young Achievers Awards for South Australia. The purpose of the Channel 9 Young Achiever Awards is to acknowledge, encourage and most importantly promote the positive achievements of all young people throughout South Australia, up […]

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Nicholas Baudin (French Mobility) programme open for applications

The next round of the “Internship in France” initiative, run through the Nicholas Baudin programme, is now open for applications. Applications can be made through the following link: https://ambafrance-au.emundus.fr/index.php?option=com_emundus&view=programme&id=6&Itemid=1521&lang=en The available topics are listed here: https://au.ambafrance.org/Internship-topics The deadline for applications is the 30 April 2018. Departure for France must occur before December 31, 2018. The […]

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Gates Foundation Grant Opportunities

Grand Challenges Explorations grant opportunities  The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is inviting proposals for the next round of Grand Challenges Explorations (GCE) for the following three challenges (application deadline is May 2, 2018): Innovations in Immunization Data Management, Use, and Improved Process Efficiency; Affordable, Accessible, and Appealing: The Next Generation of Nutrition; Tools and […]

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Congratulations

Congratulations to Dr Zoë Doubleday who was recently appointed to the Board and Executive of Science & Technology Australia under the presidency of Prof Emma Johnston (Dean of Science UNSW) https://scienceandtechnologyaustralia.org.au/. STA is Australia’s peak body in science and tech and represents about 70,000 Australian scientists across all disciplines and also runs the Superstars of […]

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Research Symposium Day – 31 October

  Please register for the upcoming Research Symposium Day on 31 October through the Evenbrite link below. Register Here      

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WOW – PhD Top Up Opportunity

Wild Orchid Watch (WOW) 2018 POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH TOP-UP SCHOLARSHIP Orchids – Canary in the coal mine for climate change Australia’s orchid flora is highly diverse, with approximately 80% of the world’s terrestrial species and very high endemism. However, orchids are highly susceptible to environmental change and many species are threatened. A complex set of factors […]

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Superstars of STEM

An ambitious new program to elevate the profiles of women working in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) has launched today, and applications are now open. An Australian first, Science & Technology Australia’s Superstars of STEM program will train and support 30 female STEM professionals to become prominent role models for young women and girls. […]

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Nominate and apply now for Australian Academy of Science Awards

The Australian Academy of Science invites nominations and applications for its 2018 honorific awards, research conferences, research awards and travelling fellowships. The closing date for award nominations is 20 April 2017 and the closing date to apply for travel, conference and research support is 1 June 2017. For further information you can download the awards […]

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