Prime Minister’s Prize for Science and Prime Minister's Prize for Innovation

The Prime Minister’s Prize for Science is awarded for a significant advancement of knowledge through science. The Prime Minister's Prize for Innovation is awarded for the innovative translation of scientific knowledge into a commercially available product, service or process that has had substantial economic, social and where relevant, environmental benefits.

Each prize may be awarded to an individual or a team of up to four individuals if the achievement is the result of a collaborative team effort.

The prizes

Each of these prizes comprise an award certificate, a gold medallion and lapel pin, and prize money of $250 000. Should a team be awarded the prize, each member would receive an equal portion of the prize money.

Recipients

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