Congratulations to the scientists who have won the 2022 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

November 23, 2022

The 23rd annual Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science was held on Monday 21 November 2022.

The 2022 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science were announced at a presentation dinner at Parliament House in Canberra earlier this week and celebrated by Anthony Albanese MP, Prime Minister of Australia and the Hon Ed Husic MP, Minister for Industry and Science.

“Over the last 23 years, these Prizes have recognised extraordinary Australians whose scientific research and innovation has broken new ground,” says the Prime Minister. “Our prize recipients demonstrate why science is key to Australia’s future.”

Honoured for their outstanding achievements in science teaching, the recipients of the awards were joined on stage by Australia’s science teachers too.

“Science and research at its best can change lives and make Australia a more sustainable, prosperous place,” explains Minister for Industry and Science Ed Husic.  

“The Australian Government is committed to supporting science and will continue to back research and innovation that boosts our industries and our livelihoods.”

 The achievements of the full line-up of 2022 prize recipients can be found here.

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