Science communication awards
Science communication is a huge passion of mine, and I’ve had so much fun participating in a bunch of sci-comm competitions!
InterAction Media Mentoring Program Award, Ecological Society of Australia conference, 2018
Runner Up, UWA Three Minute Thesis competition, 2018: “Super Mario vs Piranha Plant”
WA Finalist, International FameLab competition, 2018: “How hungry are carnivorous plants?”
Finalist, UWA Three Minute Thesis competition, 2017: "Murderous Plants & Mysterious Bugs"
People's Choice Award, Postgraduate Student Association's Research in the Tav event, 2017: "How hungry are carnivorous plants?"
Scientific conference prizes
I love sharing my research and ideas at scientific conferences, and have been honoured to win these poster and speaker awards.
Australian Flora Foundation Poster Prize, Ecological Society of Australia conference, 2018
First Prize, Best Poster Presentation by a Student, IsoEcol conference, 2018
First Prize, ESA Wiley Outstanding Poster Presentation, Ecological Society of Australia conference, 2016
Runner Up, Best Oral Presentations by a Student, International Conference on Applications of Stable Isotope Techniques to Ecological Studies, 2016: “Just how carnivorous are carnivorous plants? Investigating the dependence of carnivorous plants on heterotrophic nutrition, using stable isotope techniques”
Proof that I’ve always been a nerd!
Outstanding Student Award, International Botanical Congress, 2017
Fogarty Foundation Excellence Award, University of Western Australia, 2010
Personal Excellence Award, Biology Award, and Geography Award, Como Secondary College, 2009
Dux Award, and Technology & Enterprise Award, Primary School 2004