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    2019 winners
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    2021 winners

2021 WINNERS

Judges' Award

From molecules to the mind: using big data towards earlier autism diagnosis


Chloe Yap

Inclusion Award

Securing food for future generations
 

Christabel Webber

Highly Commended Award

Inspiring tomorrow's innovators
 

Fiona Holmstrom

Highly Commended Award

Impacts of biochar on soil carbon pools and nitrogen transformations in viticulture of South East QLD

Kate Kingston

Highly Commended Award

Taking Cutting-Edge STEM out of the labs and onto the streets!

Sally McPhee

2020 WINNERS

Jury Award

Fighting creepy with crawly: using spider venoms to make next-generation antiparasitic drugs

Samantha Nixon

People's Choice Award

Trimming the Fat: targeting novel genetic factors and molecules that drive obesity

Denuja Karunakaran

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Jury Award

Indigenous climate change adaptation
 

Toni Hay

2019 WINNERS

Jury Award

Fishing for plastics: from ocean to plate
 

Amanda Dawson

People's Choice Award

Taming weeds without herbicides
 

Anu Choudhary

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Jury Award

People in focus: protecting the eyesight of people with diabetes

Clare Villalba

2018 WINNERS

Jury Award

Sustainable livestock production and gender equity, hand in hand

Cécile Godde

People's Choice Award

Mission inflammation: guarding against collateral damage in infection

Amy-Chan-2018

Amy Chan

2017 WINNERS

Jury Award

Spinifex grass: hidden gold in the Australian landscape
 

Nasim Amiralian

People's Choice Award

Investigating the effect snake venom has on our blood to help develop new life-changing medicines

Jordan Debono

2016 WINNERS

Jury and People’s Choice Awards

Saving the ageing brain

Shyuan Ngo

Jury Award

STEM education and engagement

Linda Pfeiffer

Jury Award

Sticky toffee causing power "outages" in diabetes

Josephine Forbes

 

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