Top 5 Under 40


Are you a dynamic early career researcher with a passion for communicating your work to a wider audience? The ABC has today opened applications for its popular media residency scheme, calling for emerging university scholars to apply.


Five outstanding early-career researchers with a flair and passion for communicating their work will be Scientists in Residence at ABC RN after winning the Top 5 Under 40. 


Are you an early-career STEMM researcher with a flair and passion for communicating your work? Apply for Top 5 under 40, a partnership that gives a voice to a new generation of science thinkers.


UNSW and ABC RN are inviting applications from outstanding early career researchers across Australia working in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medical research for Top 5 under 40.


Meet the young scientists who've been selected as the Top 5 Under 40, an initiative of UNSW and ABC Radio National to mark 40 years of The Science Show.