Awards Day and Agricultural (Ag) Science Expo

Please join us on Tuesday, 16th August 2022, during National Science Week, at the Hermitage Research Facility in Warwick for the competition’s Awards Day & Ag Science Expo!

The aims of this event are to:

  • highlight the significance and importance of agriculture and science to our daily lives and promote science and agriculture as a great choice for a long-term, meaningful and rewarding career
  • formally recognise and celebrate students' involvement and achievements in the competition with departmental staff, competition sponsors, supporters and the general community
  • provide students an opportunity to interact with high profile keynote speakers, scientists, staff and competition sponsors, supporters and learn about current plant science research and related industries.

All school students who submit a competition entry, together with their teachers and parents, other family members, and the general public are invited to attend the Awards Day and Ag Science Expo.

View our previous Awards Ceremonies

2021 ‘Grow it, Taste it, Don’t waste it!’ virtual Awards Ceremony with guest presenter Professor Neena Mitter, Director of UQ’s Centre for Horticultural Science


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2020 ‘Plant Health’ virtual Awards Ceremony with guest presenters Tamaya Peressini and Bec Cotton, ambassadors of the Crawford Fund’s ‘Next Gen’ program

2019 Awards Day & Ag Science Expo
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