National Science Week (SA) Initiatives Launch

March 14, 2019

National Science Week (SA) Initiatives Launch will be held on Wednesday 27 March 2019 at 6pm at RiAus. Come along to hear about the 2019 SA community grants for National Science Week, and help launch the Unsung Hero of SA Science awards.

South Australian Science Excellence Awards Open

March 8, 2019

STEM researchers, leaders and educators whose work is recognised by their peers for excellence and impact are invited to apply.

Tall Poppy Nominations Open

March 7, 2019

Nominations for 2019 are now open and close on April 10th. Selection criteria include outstanding research / academic achievement as well as excellence in communication and community engagement to promote an understanding of science.

National Youth Science Forum applications open!

March 5, 2019

Applications are now open for the National Youth Science Forum’s 2020 Year 12 Program. Students currently studying in year 11 have until 31 May 2019 to apply!

2019 National Science Week school grant applications open!

March 1, 2019

Apply for a small grant up to $500 – Available to ALL Australian schools (preschools to senior secondary).
Conduct a STEM-related activity or event during National Science Week between 10-18 August, 2019.

International Science School

February 25, 2019

Don’t miss out on the Harry Messel International Science School applications! The fully-funded, two-week residential camp is for passionate science and mathematics students who are studying in year 11 or 12.

Nominations open for the PM Prizes for Science

February 7, 2019

Do you know an inspiring scientist, innovator, or science, maths or technology teacher? Nominate them for the 2019 Prime Minister’s Prizes for Science

Launch of the SA Chapter of the Australian Citizen Science Association

January 25, 2019

Scientific research has traditionally been the domain of boffins in research institutes, but a new wave of scientists are mobilising the public. Join our panel to discuss how citizen science works, and how you can get involved in exciting science projects that are truly making a difference.

FameLab entries now open!

January 14, 2019

Can you explain your research in three minutes? Entries are now open for the British Council’s FameLab Australia science communication competition.

Questacon Smart Skills Teacher PD Workshops

January 2, 2019

The Questacon Smart Skills Program is touring in the South East South Australia region and northern Victoria during Term 1, 2019. In addition to presenting in-school STEM workshops for students we will also be conducting FREE STEM based, Professional Learning workshops for teachers. Registrations are currently open for workshop 1!