April 16, 2020

The Unsung Hero Awards of South Australian Science are a joint initiative of National Science Week SA and the Australian Science Communicators SA, and are administered by National Science Week SA.

Two awards are offered: the Unsung Hero of South Australian Science and the Unsung Hero of South Australian Science Communication.

These awards aim to recognise those whose contributions have been significant over a long period of time but who have not yet received formal public recognition for their contribution to science or science communication.

Extended deadline for nominations: 12 June 2020.

The eligibility criteria and application form can be downloaded here: Unsung Hero Awards 2020

For any inquiries, please contact:

Rona Sakko, Chair, National Science Week SA Coordinating Committee
0419 827 723
or rona.sakko@gmail.com

National Science Week: 15 – 23 August 2020
www.scienceweek.net.au

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