The Awards are intended to recognise and celebrate individuals and organisations for outstanding contributions in science, engineering and technology (SET) and innovation.

The nomination process consists of two stages:

  • Deadline of first stage – 9 December 2016: Identify your candidate and register your nomination online by 12h00 noon on this day. The information will be captured in the NSTF database and provides the basis for all further processing and communications relating to the nomination. Please ensure that you ‘opt-in’ to receive the NSTF newsletter. The NSTF will acknowledge receipt of your Registration by e-mail, and provide the Nomination forms for completion by the second and final deadline of Stage 2 of the nomination process. Please look out for this email, and note its content carefully.
  • Deadline of the second and final stage of the process – 3 March 2017: The completed nomination form/s may be e-mailed to the NSTF at any time up to the closing date but must reach the NSTF before 12h00 on this day.