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Professor Edward Holmes is the 2020 NSW Scientist of the Year

Eminent University of Sydney virologist wins the state's top science prize.


NSW Decarbonisation Innovation Hub Expressions of Interest Open

Expressions of Interest are now open for the establishment of the NSW Decarbonisation Innovation Hub. EOIs close at 5pm on Friday 20 August 2021.



NSW Small Business Innovation & Research program

The deadline for the SBIR Feasibility Study applications has been extended to Sunday 29 August 2021.

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NSW Government commits $1.4 million to establish NSW Space Research Network

The Network will be co-hosted by The University of Sydney and the University of Technology Sydney and located at Tech Central.

The International Space Station


NSW Government Announces New Sponsorship of the Royal Society of NSW

The NSW Government has announced a three-year sponsorship to support the operations of the Royal Society of New South Wales.

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Corey Tutt Appointed Chair of Inspiring Australia NSW Executive Committee

CEO of Deadly Science and 2020 NSW Young Australian of the Year succeeds Jas Chambers.

New Inspiring Australia NSW Chair Corey Tutt

About the NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer

The NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer, Professor Hugh Durrant-Whyte, consults widely with academia, industry and government to ensure scientific knowledge and research can be adapted and used to benefit the people, environment, industry and economy of NSW.