CORE currently offer the following awards in the area of Computer Science.

CORE Teaching Award
John Makepeace Bennett award for the Australasian Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation
The Chris Wallace award for outstanding Research Contribution
The John Hughes Distinguished Service Award
Best Student Papers at ACSW

Application/Nomination information for the 2021 AWARDS will be available mid year. Please see individual pages for the process in 2019/2020

All applications/nominations must be sent to Alison Farr at CORE ( in the format requested on the individual award page and will be acknowledged by email.
Decisions of each committee will be available in September with all applicants/nominees notified of outcomes during October.

The 2020 Award recipients have been announced:
We congratulate the following for their excellent achievements.

Chris Wallace Award for Outstanding Research Contribution 

Dr Yuval Yarom, The University of Adelaide

CORE Teaching Award

Associate Professor Andrew Luxton-Reilly, The University of Auckland

John Makepeace Bennett Award for the 
Australasian Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation

Dr James Baumeister, UniSA
Toward Consistent Measurement of Cognitive Load in Augmented Reality Research

The awards were presented at ACSW in Melbourne in February 2020

Please click for a list of Past Award recipients and a link to their home pages.