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Women in STEM urged to apply for STEM Prize

06 Feb 2018

Pioneering Queensland women in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and maths are invited to apply for the 2018 Queensland Women in Stem Prize.

Member for Sandgate, Stirling Hinchliffe, said that the prize features two categories, each worth $5000.

“The ‘Jury Award’, where a panel of judges will nominate the winner and the ‘People’s Choice Award’, with the winner being chosen by members of the public”, Mr Hinchliffe said.

“This is an exciting opportunity for local women working in STEM careers, and this competition is a terrific opportunity to celebrate their talent”.
Recipients will be announced on 24 March 2018 during the World Science Festival Brisbane.

Applications close at 4pm, 26 February 2018. For more information on how to apply, contact Stirling Hinchliffe’s electorate office on 3639 9100.