Awards & prizes

Student prizes

ESA student members are eligible for a wide range of prizes by presenting a poster or paper at the ESA Annual Conference. Winners are announced at the student prizes ceremony at the conference and presented with their prize. 

Presenters will be considered eligible for student prizes if they are presenting work done during their candidature, or up to 12 months of completing their degree.

The following prizes are available to nominating student speakers:

  • ESA Marilyn Fox Award for best inaugural presentation at a conference
  • ESA Wiley student prize for outstanding spoken presentation at the conference (3 prizes)
  • ESA Wiley student prize for outstanding poster presentation at the conference (2 prizes)
  • Wiley/EMR prize for a spoken presentation on management or restoration
  • Wiley/EMR prize for a poster presentation on management or restoration
  • Society for Conservation Biology Prize for a spoken paper on conservation
  • Australian Flora Foundation prize for a spoken paper and poster on the biology or cultivation of an Australian plant
  • Prize for technology and modelling innovation in conservation  for an ECR or a student presenter)

For past recipients of students awards see here.

For a full list of ESA awards see here.