Early Career Award

The Western Australian Institute for Educational Research has presented the Early Career Award since 1989.

The aim of the Award is to recognise excellence early in an academic/research career and to encourage continuing contributions to research of excellent quality. Nominations can be made by self or by colleagues. Applications are rigorously assessed. The award is presented at the annual WAIER Forum.

Nominations for the 2017 Early Career Award close on 7 July 2017. Download the ECA information and application form here.

Previous winners of these awards can be found here.

Postgraduate Awards

The Western Australian Institute for Educational Research presents five Postgraduate Awards annually.

The aim of the Award is to recognise excellence in postgraduate student research in the field of education. The faculty, school or department of education from each university in Western Australia selects an outstanding postgraduate student researcher to whom this prize will be made. The Postgraduate Awards are presented at the annual Forum.

Fellows and Life Members

The aim of this award is to recognise the outstanding contributions to the aims and progress of the Western Australian Institute for Educational Research. The Fellowship and Life Member awards recognise the quality of the recipient’s professional endeavours in the field of educational research. This award is presented at the annual Forum.