2021 Science and Innovation Awards

​​​​​Grants to realise big ideas for agriculture from young rural innovators


Applications are now closed for the 2021 round of the Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry.

We thank all the applicants who submitted an application, and the work you put into it. Judging is now underway and all applicants will be advised of the outcome by December 2020.

The Science Awards encourage young scientists, researchers and innovators with original projects that aim to keep Australia’s rural industries sustainable and profitable. The Science Awards have already helped 261 young Australians make their ideas a reality and showcase their talent to the world.

Questions? Contact the Science Awards team at Science Awards or phone 02 6272 2260 / 02 6272 2303.

2021 Science Award partners

We thank our partners for their support and commitment to the 2021 Science Awards and for fostering young innovators focused on the agriculture sector. Discover more about our Science Awards partners:

Last reviewed: 2 October 2020
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