South Australian Scientist of the Year Award
The winner of this category will receive a cash prize to the value of $25,000.
The Scientist of the Year Award recipient is free to use this prize for whatever purpose he or she chooses, provided its expenditure is in support of their continuing professional endeavours. In the event that an Awardee decides to use the prize beneficially for others (for example through the creation of a scholarship), he or she is asked to advise the Department for Industry and Skills of this decision.
All other categories
Winners of all other categories will receive a cash prize to the value of $10,000.
The prize money must be used to directly support the professional development of the awardee. This could include support for training in research management, conference support and travel, publication output or related. It must not be used for personal expenses, which would otherwise be expected to be self-funded.