Outcomes and benefits

Winning a Young Tall Poppy Science award carries benefits in addition to the certificate/trophy and potential prize:

  • Prestige and peer recognition
  • Media opportunities and public exposure
  • Opportunity to join and enjoy the Tall Poppy alumni network nationally and in your state or territory
  • Associate Membership of AIPS for one year (free)
  • Personal development including training and networking

Your award will contribute to the following outcomes:

  • Promoting science and intellectual achievement
  • Giving a better voice to younger scientific researchers in public debate
  • Facilitating public scientific engagement in issues relevant to the community
  • Encouraging youth to get into science whether as a career, a study path or as a future informed citizen
  • Assisting policy makers to get closer to the science that may need to inform public policy decisions and dilemmas