Tasmanian Government’s STEM Excellence Awards
STEM Excellence Awards – past winners: 2016 – 2019
Since 2016 the government has recognised Tasmanians who have excelled in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.
Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, University of Tasmania
Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies, University of Tasmania
School of Agricultural Science, University of Tasmania
CSIRO Fellow, CSIRO Oceans & Atmosphere
CSIRO Data 61 for producing a new generation of nanotechnology sensors to generate energy from bee movements and power attached monitoring devices.
College of Sciences and Engineering, University of Tasmania; for developing a new pressurized hot water extraction (PHWE) method to facilitate bioprospecting - i.e. drug discovery from plants.
ARC Research Hub, University of Tasmania; for developing world leading technology that allows mass hatchery production of rock lobsters in captivity, resulting in the establishment of the world’s first commercial-scale lobster hatchery in Tasmania.
Australian Seafood Industries for leading the Tasmanian oyster industry’s recovery from the Pacific Oyster Mortality Syndrome (POMS)
Michael van der Ploeg
Table Cape Primary School
Waimea Heights Primary School
Burnie Primary School
Invermay Primary School
St Mary’s College
Marist Regional College
Huonville High School