Victoria Prize & Fellowship – recipients in 2021
Hon Jaala Pulford MP
“Critical to our State’s future are people like yourselves. People that will enquire, test and develop the treatments and technologies of the future, ensuring our State is ready to rise to meet whatever challenges the future may bring”.
Professor Anne Voss & Associate Professor Tim Thomas
Professor Anne Voss and Associate Professor Tim Thomas from WEHI (Walter and Eliza Hall), have been awarded the Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation in 2021 in the life sciences in recognition of their pioneering research that has led to a revolutionary new chemical strategy to treat cancer.
Distinguished Professor Christopher Berndt
Distinguished Professor Christopher Berndt from Swinburne University of Technology, has been awarded the Victoria Prize for Science and Innovation in 2021 in the physical sciences in recognition for his world-leading advancements in Surface Engineering, with his research having been translated to critical sectors of Australian industry.
Victoria Fellowship recipients in 2021
Each Fellow receives a travel grant of up to $18,000 to undertake a short-term overseas study mission to assist in developing a commercial idea; undertaking specialist training; or career development not available in Australia.