There are many great prizes to be won in each category:
- First prize A$4000
- Second Prize A$3000
- Third Prize A$1500
Twenty finalists will receive A$250.
Finalists will be invited to an all expenses paid, awesome four-day educational science camp and presentation event in Melbourne in February 2015. Part of this camp includes the final judging for the major prizes.
The national winners of the national BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Awards will have the chance to participate in the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) in the USA in May.
Other Cash Prizes
- Up to eight winning primary entries will win A$250.
- Up to 100 semi-finalist entries will win A$100.
Up to 90 primary students will receive encouragement award prize packs.