The WiT Awards are the biggest, and longest-running celebration of women in science and technology in Australia. Don’t miss them!

For more than two decades, we have celebrated outstanding women in STEM and provided a well-deserved platform for recognition. The awards highlight the outstanding talent of our women in STEM and the important contribution they make to our research, policy, economic and social development across a range of categories.

Being nominated for an award is a prestigious achievement and a great way to benchmark your performance against other professional women. The story of every finalist and winner is inspiring and unique because they all share a strong drive and passion for excellence.

Nominate yourself or an amazing woman you know. Go on, don’t be shy!

  • Step 1 – register your intent to enter or invite a friend. Nominations close 31 May, 2021
  • Step 2 – complete the online application form. Applications close 30 June, 2021
  • Step 3 – finalists will be invited to an interview with the judges
  • Step 4 – winners will be announced at the 2021 awards gala on 27 August.

Nominations and Applications are now open on the awards website.