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Updated -Tuesday 1st May, 2018

GEORGINA SWEET AWARDS 2018 - APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN

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Applications are now open for the Georgina Sweet Award for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science.  Up to three awards of $25,000 each will be made to Australian female researchers who demonstrate excellence in the area of quantitative biomedical science.

Download guidelines and application form below;

Guidelines Application Form

Please visit the Awards section of our website for more information.


Updated -Tuesday 17th April, 2018

GEORGINA SWEET AWARDS 2018 - APPLICATIONS OPEN MAY 1ST

Georgina Sweet Award for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science:  Up to three awards of $25,000 each will be made to Australian female researchers who demonstrate excellence in the area of quantitative biomedical science.

Updated - Monday 6th November, 2017

GEORGINA SWEET AWARDS 2017 CEREMONY

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Pictured (left to right): Mibel Aguilar, Edwina Cornish, Stephanie Gras, Leann Tilley, Anne Kelso, Jacqueline Matthews, Frances Separovic, Alyssa Barry

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Georgina Sweet Awards for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science on Monday 23rd October. We had a fantastic turnout with the audience treated to some compelling presentations from our winners, along with an inspiring talk from our guest speaker Professor Anne Kelso about forging a career in science.

Thank you to Professor Edwina Cornish for moderating a thoughtful panel discussion about what it means to be a woman in science and thank you to Westbourne Grammar School for making a special visit and taking steps to encourage the next generation of female scientists.

Congratulations again to our 2017 winners Megan Maher, Alyssa Barry and Stephanie Gras

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Pictured (left to right): Megan Maher, Mibel Aguilar, Alyssa Barry, Alicia Oshlack, Stephanie Gras, Leann Tilley

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LINKS

La Trobe University - Dr Megan Maher receives the Georgina Sweet Award for Women in Quantitative Biomedical Science

Monash University - Sweet success for Monash scientist

Centre for Advanced Molecular Imaging - Sweet Award for AI Gras