Saturday, February 27, 2021
Preethika Mathan and Ms Rachele Rugiero Santa Sabina College UNSW Bragg Student Prize

Winning formula: How one school is using the Bragg science writing prize to challenge...

Santa Sabina College first entered the UNSW Bragg Prize in 2018 – coming away with the winning and a runner-up essay that year. We spoke to the teacher driving the school's participation about how they use the competition to challenge and enrich their gifted student cohort.

15 times the Internet summed up how we feel about starting our Bragg essays

These relatable #writersblock feels will give you a serious LOL. 
Bragg essay writing tips from judges

Bragg judges reveal their top 3 writing tips!

Want to become a published writer before you even finish high school? Read this to give yourself the best shot at winning the 2020...

Winners of the 2019 UNSW Bragg Prize announced

Are fertility tracking apps backed by science? Does automation really make us safer? Are we ready for driverless cars? Find out in these prize winning student essays
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Does automation really make us safer?

"Errare humanem est": Winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing by William Flintoft of Melbourne Grammar School

Driverless cars: are we there yet?

Phoebe Adams of Presbyterian Ladies College was inspired by a family tragedy to explore driverless car technology in her winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing
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The science (or lack thereof) behind period and fertility trackers

Abbotsleigh student Arwyn Stone questions the science (and ethics) behind fertility tracking apps in her winning essay for the 2019 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing

Last week to enter the UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing!

Calling all aspiring science writers in years 7-10! The UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing 2019 is now open for entries.

FAQs: UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science Writing

Who is the competition for? The UNSW Bragg student prize is open to all high school students in Years 7–10. It’s a great way to complement...

How this year 10 student won the 2016 UNSW Bragg Student Prize for Science...

Year 10 student Marissa Petrakis shares the thoughts and experiences that led her to write an award-winning science essay.
UNSW Science Bragg Writing Prize

Here are the UNSW Bragg Writing Prize winners for 2018

This year’s UNSW Science Bragg Writing Prize was themed around ‘Technology and Tomorrow’. This year's winners weren't lacking in creative interpretation. Read about cyborgs and transhumanism, accessibility in tech and 40 years of MRI technology.

The pricey problem with assistive technology

18% of Australians with a disability live in poverty... but assistive technology clocks in at thousands of dollars per device. UNSW Bragg Writing Prize winner Preethika Mathan diagnoses the problem with disability tech in her investigative essay.

Space webinar live recording

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Busting all those lab-coat, white-male-only, crazy-haired myths about science careers! Hear from three experts in physics, chemistry and science + business in our live webinar recording.

The A-Z of health jobs

The A-Z of Health Jobs
Wondering where a health science or related degree could take you? Kick off your career research with this A to Z list – which barely even scratches the surface of all the health jobs out there!

Why do you need a COVID-19 vaccine?

COVID-19 vaccine
Three Mars missions are taking place in February alone, including one that's carrying a piece of Australia with it!