2020 GSK Award for Research Excellence: Nominations now closed

Nominations for the 40th anniversary year of the GSK Award for Research Excellence have now closed. The selection process will now commence and the 2020 ARE winner will be presented in Sydney in December.

Presented annually since 1980, the Award acknowledges outstanding Australian researchers and provides an $80,000 (tax free) independent research grant to the recipient’s institution to further their work.

The Award targets high calibre, mid-career clinicians and researchers undertaking health or medical research predominately in Australia.

A science-led global healthcare company, GSK invests in scientific and technical excellence to develop and launch a pipeline of new products that meet the needs of Australian patients, payers and consumers.

The GSK Award for Research Excellence has played a part in assisting some of Australia’s most important leaders and innovators in the medical research sphere. Its focus is on helping support career development with an emphasis on human health and Australian research.

For further information please view the Terms of Reference.

Nominations for the 2020 Award closed at midnight on 04 August 2020 and the Award will be presented at the Research Australia annual Health & Medical Research Awards Gala Dinner on 17 December in Sydney.