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Hamilton Award

Royal Society Te Apārangi Early Career Research Excellence Award for Science

Award details

Discipline: Science

Award offered: Yearly

Prize: Cash grant

The Hamilton Award (formerly called the Hamilton Memorial Prize) is awarded annually for the encouragement of early-career researchers currently based in New Zealand for scientific  research in New Zealand. The Award consists of a framed certificate and $2,500. This prize is associated with the Hamilton Lecture every third year. 

Current status

The 2021 round has now closed. Nominations for the 2022 round will open in January 2022.

To make a nomination, please contact academy@royalsociety.org.nz and a URL will be sent to you to access the nomination web portal.