Contribution over a lifetime



Beukes, Prof. Nicolas

Director, Department of Science and Technology (DST) / National Research Foundation (NRF) Centre of Excellence for Integrated Mineral and Energy Resource Analysis (CIMERA), Department of Geology, University of Johannesburg

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Downs, Prof. Colleen Thelma

Professor and DST/NRF South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Chair in Ecosystem Health and Biodiversity in KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape, University of KwaZulu-Natal

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Ekama, Prof. George

Professor of Water Quality Engineering, University of Cape Town

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Makinde, Prof. Oluwole Daniel

Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computations, Faculty of Military Science, University of Stellenbosch (SU)

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Pattinson, Prof. Robert

Chief Specialist and Clinical Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; and Director, Unit for Maternal and Infant Health Care Strategies, South African Medical Research Council

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Prodinger, Prof. Helmut

Department of Mathematical Sciences, SU

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Raal, Prof. Frederick

Professor and Head, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism; and Director: Carbohydrate and Lipid Metabolism Research Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, Wits; and Principal Specialist and Head of Division of Endocrinology, Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Ray, Prof. Sekhar Chandra

Professor of Physics, University of South Africa (UNISA)

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  • Contribution over a lifetime


Saayman, Prof. Melville

Director: Tourism Research in Economic Environs and Society Unit, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Sadiku, Prof. Emmanuel Rotimi

Research Professor, Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Snyman, Prof. Lukas

Director: School of Engineering, College for Science, Engineering and Technology; UNISA

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Steyn, Prof. Gerald

Research Professor, Department of Architecture, TUT

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  • Contribution over a lifetime


Von Backström, Prof. Theodor

Emeritus Professor and Senior Researcher, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, SU

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime


Wehmeyer, Mr Matthys

Chief Executive Officer, Hazleton Pumps (Pty) Ltd

Award Categories:

  • Contribution over a lifetime

TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers



Langdon, Prof. Genevieve

Professor and Deputy Head: Department of Mechanical Engineering and Blast Impact and Survivability Research Unit, University of Cape Town

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Mancama, Dr Dalu

Research Group Leader, Bioscience Division, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Mbohwa, Prof. Charles

Vice-Dean: Post Graduate Studies, Research and Innovation, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Mellado, Prof. Bruce

Professor, Faculty of Science, School of Physics, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits)

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Msagati, Prof. Titus

Professor: Research Unit of Nanotechnology and Water Sustainability, College of Science, Design and Technology, University of South Africa

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Phaswana-Mafuya, Prof. Nancy (Refilwe)

Research Director, Human Sciences Research Council; and Honorary Professor, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Pretorius, Prof. Etheresia

Professor: Department of Physiological Sciences, Stellenbosch University

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers


Schutte, Prof. Aletta

Unit Director: Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease, South African Medical Research Council; and Department of Science and Technology / National Research Foundation South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Chair: Early Detection and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Africa; and Professor in Physiology, Hypertension in Africa Research Team, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Researchers

TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers



Aigbavboa, Prof. Clinton

Associate Professor in Construction Management, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Ataguba, Prof. John

Associate Professor: Health Economics Unit, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town (UCT)

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Bankole, Prof. Felix

Associate Professor (Computing): School of Computing, College of Science, Engineering and Technology and Coordinator of Information Resource Management Programme, University of South Africa; and Research Professor, Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Becker, Dr Thorsten

Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Stellenbosch University; and Visiting Lecturer: Department of Mechanical Engineering, UCT

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Bilibana, Dr Mawethu

National Research Foundation Scarce Skills Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Department of Chemistry, University of the Western Cape

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Bradfield, Dr Justin

Postdoctoral Fellow, Evolutionary Sciences Institute, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits)

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Coetzee, Dr Vinet

Senior Lecturer, Department of Genetics, University of Pretoria (UP)

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Diale, Prof. Mmantsae

Associate Professor, Department of Physics, UP

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Emuze, Prof. Fidelis

Associate Professor and Head of Department: Built Environment; and Head: Unit for Lean Construction, Central University of Technology

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Fanucchi, Dr Stephanie

Senior Scientist: Biomedical Translational Research Initiative, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Fitchett, Dr Jennifer

Lecturer in Physical Geography: School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies, Wits

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Govender, Dr Nicolin

Senior Scientist, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Lemmer, Dr Yolandy

Senior Researcher, Material Science and Manufacturing, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Masindi, Dr Vhahangwele

Senior Researcher, Hydraulic Infrastructure Engineering, Built Environment, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Mpofu, Prof. Khumbulani

Professor and Head of Department of Industrial Engineering, TUT

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Phulukdaree, Dr Alisa

Lecturer, Faculty of Health Sciences, UP

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Pickering, Dr Robyn

Lecturer, Department of Geological Sciences, UCT

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Smart, Dr Katie

Lecturer, School of Geosciences, Wits

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers


Stander, Dr Tinus

Senior Lecturer, Department of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, UP

Award Categories:

  • TW Kambule-NSTF Awards: Emerging Researchers

Contribution through management and related SET activities



Bosman, Ms Anujah

Chief Executive Officer: Chillisoft (Pty) Ltd

Award Categories:

  • Contribution through management and related SET activities


Debba, Prof. Pravesh

Competence Area Manager of Spatial Planning and Systems, Built Environment, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR); and Visiting Professor, School of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits)

Award Categories:

  • Contribution through management and related SET activities


Gardiner, Dr Dusty

Manager: Bio-manufacturing Industry Development Centre (BIDC), and Competence Area Manager: Bio-Manufacturing Technologies, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • Contribution through management and related SET activities


Ongoye Buhle Bemvelo Foods, Prof. Unathi Kolanisi

Team Leader: Prof. Unathi Kolanisi, Head of Department and Lecturer, Consumer Sciences, University of Zululand

Award Categories:

  • Contribution through management and related SET activities


Rodrigues, Prof. João

Professor of Theoretical Physics and Head of School of Physics; and Deputy Director: National Institute of Theoretical Physics, Wits; and Director: Mandelstam Institute of Theoretical Physics

Award Categories:

  • Contribution through management and related SET activities


Sinha, Prof. Saurabh

Professor and Executive Dean, Faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, University of Johannesburg

Award Categories:

  • Contribution through management and related SET activities

Capacity Development Awards



Aoyi, Prof. Ochieng

Professor and Head of Chemical Engineering, and Director of the Centre for Renewable Energy and Water, Vaal University of Technology

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


CREW - Centre for Renewable Energy and Water, Prof. Ochieng Aoyi

Director: Prof. Ochieng Aoyi, Vaal University of Technology

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


De Boer, Miss Kim

General Manager, Human Capital Development, Square Kilometre Array, South Africa

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Diale, Prof. Mmantsae

Associate Professor, Department of Physics, UP

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Downs, Prof. Colleen Thelma

Professor and DST/NRF South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Chair in Ecosystem Health and Biodiversity in KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape, University of KwaZulu-Natal

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Du Toit, Mrs Marie

Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, and Co-Leader of the Mylab® Project, University of the North-West

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Hamam, Prof. Yskandar

Professor in Department of Electrical Engineering, and Leader of the Control, Image Processing and Machine Intelligence Niche Area, Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Hildebrandt, Prof. Diane

Professor of Chemical Engineering, and Director: Material and Process Synthesis Research Unit, University of South Africa; and Director: JMDD Energy (Pty) Ltd

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Kalombo, Mr Lonji

Principal Engineer, Centre of Polymers and Composites, Department of Materials Science and Manufacturing, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Korsten, Prof. Lise

Professor of Plant Pathology, Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, University of Pretoria

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Makinde, Prof. Oluwole Daniel

Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computations, Faculty of Military Science, University of Stellenbosch (SU)

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Momoniat, Prof. Ebrahim

Professor, School of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics; and Assistant Dean for Research; and Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Science, University of the Witwatersrand

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Moshobane, Mr Moleseng

Candidate Scientist, Risk Assessment Research Assistant, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Kirstenbosch, Cape Town

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Mpofu, Prof. Khumbulani

Professor and Head of Department of Industrial Engineering, TUT

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards


Von Blottnitz, Prof. Harro Bloch

Professor: Environmental & Process Systems Engineering Group, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town

Award Categories:

  • Capacity Development Awards

GreenMatter Award



Brown, Prof. Leslie

Professor and Head, Applied Behavioural Ecology and Ecosystem Research Unit, University of South Africa

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies, Prof. Johannes van Niekerk

Director: Prof. Johannes van Niekerk, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Stellenbosch University (SU)

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


Climate Studies, Modelling and Environmental Health Research Group, Prof. Francois Engelbrecht

Group Head and Chief Researcher: Prof. Francois Engelbrecht, Natural Resources and the Environment (NRE) Division, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


De Bruyn, Prof. Nicholas (Nico)

Associate Professor and Researcher, Department of Zoology; and Ex-situ Field Operations Manager: Marion Island Marine Mammal Programme, Mammal Research Institute, University of Pretoria

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


Downs, Prof. Colleen Thelma

Professor and DST/NRF South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) Chair in Ecosystem Health and Biodiversity in KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape, University of KwaZulu-Natal

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


Godfrey, Prof. Linda

Principal Scientist, Waste for Development Research Group, NRE, CSIR; and Manager: Waste Research, Development and Innovation Roadmap Implementation Unit managed by the CSIR on behalf of the Department of Science and Technology; and Extraordinary Associate Professor, Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


Laubscher, Prof. Jacques

Professor, Department of Architecture, Tshwane University of Technology

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award


Midgley, Prof. Guy

Professor in the Department of Botany and Zoology, SU (formerly of the South African National Biodiversity Institute)

Award Categories:

  • GreenMatter Award

Water Research Commission Awards



Benade, Dr Nico

Managing Director, NB Systems cc

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Bosman, Ms Anujah

Chief Executive Officer: Chillisoft (Pty) Ltd

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


CREW - Centre for Renewable Energy and Water, Prof. Ochieng Aoyi

Director: Prof. Ochieng Aoyi, Vaal University of Technology

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Dennis, Prof. Ingrid

Professor and Director: Centre for Water Sciences and Management, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Duvenage, Dr Stacey

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow and Lecturer in the Department of Plant and Social Sciences, University of Pretoria (UP)

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Ekama, Prof. George

Professor of Water Quality Engineering, University of Cape Town

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Gold Recovery Team, Drs Volha Yahorava and Olha Bazhko

Drs Volha Yahorava and Olha Bazhko, Chief Scientists, Hyrdometallurgy Division, Mintek

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Mamba, Prof. Bhekie

Executive Dean and Director Nanotechnology and Water Sustainability Unit, College of Science, Engineering and Technology, University of South Africa

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Sheridan, Prof. Craig

Associate Professor, School of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering, University of the Witwatersrand

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Taylor, Prof. Maureen

Professor and Rand Water Chair in Public Health, UP

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Tlotleng, Dr Monnamme

Senior Researcher, and Primary Invesigator: National Laser Centre, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards


Water2Africa, BiODX and other projects, Prof. Eugene Cloete

Team leader: Prof. Eugene Cloete, Vice-Rector: Research, Innovation and Postgraduate Studies, Stellenbosch University

Award Categories:

  • Water Research Commission Awards

Data for Research Award



Archer, Dr Elizabeth

Specialist Institutional Researcher, University of South Africa

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Datafirst, Prof. Martin Wittenberg

Director: Prof. Martin Wittenberg, Professor in the School of Economics, University of Cape Town (UCT)

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Eddy Covariance Flux Towers Database, Mr Azwitamisi Mudau

Team Leader: Mr Azwitamisi Mudau, Researcher, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Gauteng City Region Observatory, Ms Christine Culwick

Team Leader: Ms Christine Culwick, Researcher

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Health Information Systems Program, South Africa, Dr Vincent Shaw

Executive Director: Dr Vincent Shaw

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Phaswana-Mafuya, Prof. Nancy (Refilwe)

Research Director, Human Sciences Research Council; and Honorary Professor, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Skatulla, Dr Sebastian

Senior Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics; and Centre for Research in Computational and Applied Mechanics, UCT

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS), Mr Benjamin Roberts

Team Leader: Mr Benjamin Roberts, Research Specialist: Democracy, Governance and Service Delivery Division, HSRC

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


Southern African Universities Radiometric Network (SAURAN), Prof. Johannes van Niekerk

Director: Prof. Johannes van Niekerk, Department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, Centre for Renewable and Sustainable Energy Studies, Faculty of Engineering, Stellenbosch University (SU)

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award


TEARS Foundation, Mrs Mara Glennie

Gender-Based Violence Helpline, Team Leader and Founder: Mrs Mara Glennie

Award Categories:

  • Data for Research Award

Research for Innovation Awards - Corporate



Azimuth Team, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Dr Jeanine Engelbrecht

Team Leader: Dr Jeanine Engelbrecht

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Bio-Manufacturing Industry Development Centre, CSIR Biosciences, Dr Dusty Gardiner

Team Leader: Dr Dusty Gardiner, Technology Manager, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Carbon Activity Analyser Team, Mr Stefan Smit

Team leader: Mr Stefan Smit, Senior Technical Specialist, Measurement and Control Division, Mintek

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Carbon Concentration (C²M) Meter Team, Mr Stefan Smit

Mr Stefan Smit, Senior Technical Specialist, Measurement and Control Division, Mintek

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Department of Science and Technology-Water Research Commission Passive Algae Waste Water Treatment System, Dr Paul Oberholster

Team leader: Dr Paul Oberholster, Chief Researcher, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Geo-location based dynamic spectrum allocation (GL-DSA), CSIR Meraka Institute, Dr Fisseha Mekuria

Team Leader: Dr Fisseha Mekuria

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Hazleton Pumps (Pty) Ltd, Mr Matthys Wehmeyer

Chief Executive Officer: Mr Matthys Wehmeyer

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


IEC, Elections Forecasting Team, Dr Peter Schmitz

Team Leader: Dr Peter Schmitz, Principal Researcher, CSIR Built Environment

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Makinde, Prof. Oluwole Daniel

Professor of Applied Mathematics and Computations, Faculty of Military Science, University of Stellenbosch (SU)

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Monazite Ore Treatment Team, Mr Christoph Pawlik

Team Leader: Mr Christoph Pawlik, Senior Technical Specialist, Mintek

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Mpofu, Prof. Khumbulani

Professor and Head of Department of Industrial Engineering, TUT

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Revaprasadu, Prof. Neerish

Professor of Chemistry; Department of Science and Technology / National Research Foundation South African Research Chairs Initiative (SARChI) in Nanotechnology, University of Zululand

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Sadiku, Prof. Emmanuel Rotimi

Research Professor, Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Skatulla, Dr Sebastian

Senior Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering and Applied Mechanics; and Centre for Research in Computational and Applied Mechanics, UCT

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Snyman, Prof. Lukas

Director: School of Engineering, College for Science, Engineering and Technology; UNISA

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Technology to Combat Poaching Team (Cmore), Mr Herman le Roux

Research Group Leader: Mr Herman le Roux, Command and Control Technology, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


The Abalobi ICT 4Fisheries Team, Dr Serge Raemaekers

Team leader: Dr Serge Raemaekers, Principal Investigator, Department of Environmental and Geographical Studies, UCT

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Vulamanz Development Team, Prof. Lingam Pillay

Project Leader: Prof. Lingam Pillay, Associate Professor, Department of Process Engineering, SU

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations


Water2Africa, BiODX and other projects, Prof. Eugene Cloete

Team leader: Prof. Eugene Cloete, Vice-Rector: Research, Innovation and Postgraduate Studies, Stellenbosch University

Award Categories:

  • Corporate organisations

Research for Innovation Awards - SMMEs



Aeroswift Development Team (Aerosud ITC), Aerosud Innovation Centre (Pty) Ltd, Mr Marius Vermeulen

Mr Marius Vermeulen, Chief Engineer and Program Manager: Additive Manufacturing

Award Categories:

  • Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs)


CenGen (Pty) Ltd, Dr Renée Prins

Director and Owner, Dr Renée Prins

Award Categories:

  • Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs)


Ongoye Buhle Bemvelo Foods, Prof. Unathi Kolanisi

Team Leader: Prof. Unathi Kolanisi, Head of Department and Lecturer, Consumer Sciences, University of Zululand

Award Categories:

  • Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs)


TEARS Foundation, Mrs Mara Glennie

Gender-Based Violence Helpline, Team Leader and Founder: Mrs Mara Glennie

Award Categories:

  • Small, medium and micro enterprises (SMMEs)

NGO Award



Health Information Systems Program, South Africa, Dr Vincent Shaw

Executive Director: Dr Vincent Shaw

Award Categories:

  • NGO Award


Mobile Agri Skills Development and Training NPC, Ms Lynette Bezuidenhout

Executive Director: Ms Lynette Bezuidenhout

Award Categories:

  • NGO Award


SchoolNet South Africa, Miss Janet Thomson

Executive Director: Miss Janet Thomson

Award Categories:

  • NGO Award


South African Young Water Professionals: Division of the Water Institute of Southern Africa, Ms Nora Hanke-Louw

National Chairperson: Ms Nora Hanke-Louw

Award Categories:

  • NGO Award


South African Youth into Engineering Programme, Dr Duduzile Mkhize

Executive Director: Dr Duduzile Mkhize

Award Categories:

  • NGO Award

Special Theme Award



Archer, Dr Elizabeth

Specialist Institutional Researcher, University of South Africa

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Benade, Dr Nico

Managing Director, NB Systems cc

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Blumenthal, Dr Ryan

Senior Specialist and Lecturer, Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Pretoria

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


CREW - Centre for Renewable Energy and Water, Prof. Ochieng Aoyi

Director: Prof. Ochieng Aoyi, Vaal University of Technology

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Du Preez, Prof. Louis

Professor of Zoology, Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, Faculty of Natural Sciences, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Fitchett, Dr Jennifer

Lecturer in Physical Geography: School of Geography, Archaeology and Environmental Studies, Wits

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Masindi, Dr Vhahangwele

Senior Researcher, Hydraulic Infrastructure Engineering, Built Environment, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Saayman, Prof. Melville

Director: Tourism Research in Economic Environs and Society Unit, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


South African Young Water Professionals: Division of the Water Institute of Southern Africa, Ms Nora Hanke-Louw

National Chairperson: Ms Nora Hanke-Louw

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award


Technology to Combat Poaching Team (Cmore), Mr Herman le Roux

Research Group Leader: Mr Herman le Roux, Command and Control Technology, CSIR

Award Categories:

  • Special Annual Theme Award

Communication Award



Blumenthal, Dr Ryan

Senior Specialist and Lecturer, Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Pretoria

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award


Cornish, Prof. Lesley

Professor in Physical Metallurgy, Director: Department of Science and Technology (DST) / National Research Foundation (NRF) Centre of Excellence in Strong Materials; and Director: African Materials Science and Engineering Network, University of the Witwatersrand

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award


Du Preez, Prof. Louis

Professor of Zoology, Unit for Environmental Sciences and Management, Faculty of Natural Sciences, North-West University

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award


Iimbovani Outreach Programme: Exploring South African Diversity and Change, Miss Dorette du Plessis

Outreach Manager: Miss Dorette du Plessis, DST/NRF Centre of Excellence for Invasion Biology, Stellenbosch University (SU)

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award


Moshobane, Mr Moleseng

Candidate Scientist, Risk Assessment Research Assistant, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Kirstenbosch, Cape Town

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award


Ongoye Buhle Bemvelo Foods, Prof. Unathi Kolanisi

Team Leader: Prof. Unathi Kolanisi, Head of Department and Lecturer, Consumer Sciences, University of Zululand

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award


Pule, Miss Caroline

Doctoral student, Department of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics; and Founder and CEO: Caroline Pule Science and Literacy Foundation, SU

Award Categories:

  • Communication Award