UNSW Research Awards
Key prize and award programs at UNSW
UNSW has a number of prize and award programs for research staff and students at the University including:
UNSW Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Postgraduate Research Supervision
The UNSW Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Postgraduate Research Supervision recognise and encourage sustained excellence in postgraduate research supervision.
Click here for information regarding the awards and application process.
3 Minute Thesis Competition
With just three minutes to give a compelling presentation on their thesis topic and its significance, the 3 Minute Thesis competition forces research candidates to consolidate their ideas and crystalise their research discoveries.
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UNSW Inventor Awards
The UNSW Inventor Awards recognise and reward inventors that are making the world a better place. The awards, carrying a total cash prize pool of $28,000, are open to UNSW academics and students commercialising their research with NewSouth Innovations.
Presented annually, the awards reward commercialisation excellence in the fields of biomedicine; science & engineering; environmental science; and information and communication technology.
Awards are presented for each of these categories, as well as recognising an overall UNSW Inventor of the Year, a Student Inventor Award, and a Best New Inventor Award. Click here for more information.