CSIRO 2017 Indigenous STEM Awards
Applications for the 2017 Indigenous STEM Awards open on 16 October 2017. This term is the perfect opportunity to plan and collect evidence for applications/nominations.
The Indigenous STEM Awards recognise, reward and promote the achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people studying and working in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields. The role of professionals, teachers and mentors is also recognised in supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in pursuing STEM education and careers.
There are six award categories for nomination:
• The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student Science and Maths Award
• The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student STEM Achievement Awards
• School Award
• Teacher Award
• STEM Champion Award
• Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander STEM Professional Awards
Award winners will be eligible for a range of awards that provide opportunities to develop STEM inquiry passion and skills further.
APPLICATIONS OPEN: Monday 16 October 2017
APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Friday 10 November 2017
Find out more: www.csiro.au/Indigenous-awards
The Indigenous STEM Awards are part of the Indigenous STEM Education Project, funded by the BHP Billiton Foundation and delivered by CSIRO.