Peter W Smith CSL Postgraduate student prize 2017

Published 23 May 2017

The Central Science Laboratory (CSL) is calling for nominations for the Peter W Smith CSL Postgraduate award, Closing Date July 31st 2017Information about Dr Peter Smith

Prize Details

Peter W. Smith CSL Postgraduate Award

Value: $500

For most outstanding publication that made extensive use of Central Science Laboratory facilities and expertise.

Criteria: Awarded for most outstanding peer-reviewed publication in the preceding 12 months at the call of nomination by a University of Tasmania postgraduate student that made extensive use of Central Science Laboratory (CSL) facilities and expertise.

Available to a University of Tasmania postgraduate student who was enrolled when the work was undertaken.

Eligibility for the prize:

Any University of Tasmania postgraduate student, enrolled at the

time of publication acceptance, with an accepted peer-reviewed publication in the preceding 12 months at the call of nomination that made extensive use of CSL facilities and expertise.

Selection Criteria: 

·       Postgraduate student who is enrolled at the University of Tasmania in the year of the accepted publication.

·       Postgraduate student played the lead role in producing the peer-reviewed publication.  A supporting statement from the candidates' supervisor will be required.

·       The article has been accepted in a high impact journal (as independently reported by Thomson Reuters ISI Journal Citation Reports) and is of sufficiently high quality to merit receipt of the award.

·       The use of CSL facilities and expertise was paramount to the success of the published study.

Please send your nomination, including attached publication, name and student ID number to the CSL director, Dr Evan Peacock, evan.peacock@utas.edu.au with the subject line: Peter W Smith Postgraduate award nomination.