2020 finalists announced!
Twelve finalists have been announced for the 2020 Premier's Awards for Health and Medical Research, recognising the exceptional contributions and capabilities of Victoria's emerging early career researchers in their PhD studies.
Recipients of the Premier's Awards for Health and Medical Research category awards receive $5,000 and an additional $15,000 is granted to the Premier's Excellence award winner, receiving $20,000 in total prize money.
The five award categories include:
- Aboriginal Researcher undertaking research in any field of health and medical research
- Health Services Researcher
- Public Health Researcher
- Basic Science Researcher
- Clinical Researcher
The awards ceremony that was due to be held on 23 March 2020 has been cancelled due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). A future event is currently in planning where the winners will be announced.
Find out more about each finalist and their research in the Finalists section.