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Indigenous STEM Awards



The Indigenous STEM Awards recognise, reward and celebrate the achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and scientists who are working and studying in the field of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

The awards also recognise the integral role schools teachers and mentors have in supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in pursuing STEM education and careers.

Nominations for the awards are invited from students, teachers, schools, scientists and STEM champions who have been participating in the Indigenous STEM Education Program. The seven awards fall into three categories:

Applications are open from Monday 12 September and will close on Sunday 16 October 2016. The award winners will be announced nationally in early December 2016. All award winners will be invited to act as Indigenous STEM ambassadors for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people during 2017.


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Last updated: 27 September 2016
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