Applications for the 2017 award closed 5.00pm AEST Monday 4 September.
Two of Australia’s most innovative young food and agriculture
professionals will win the 2017 ICM Agrifood Award.
The ICM Agrifood Award is an early career award for two scientists or technologists
who have achieved substantial peer/industry recognition for his/her work in the
past five years. The Award is sponsored by ICM Agribusiness, one of Australia’s major
agribusiness groups, and administered by ATSE. The winners will be awarded at ATSE’s
Oration Dinner on 24 November 2017 in Sydney.
One female and one male winner will each receive a cash prize of $5000.
The winners will have achieved substantial recognition for their work in a field critical to continued improvement of the
overall Australian food sector in the past five years, and be under 40 at 1 January 2017 and:
Enhancing Australia's prosperity through technology and innovation