The 25th anniversary of the Eureka Prizes saw plenty of entries, news stories and outstanding Australian science rewarded.

The statistics are in. Check them out:

  • 180 news stories about the winners and finalists across print, radio, TV and online with 5.3 million people reached in NSW alone through radio, print and TV
  • Approximately 1,500 individuals contributed to an entry
  • 44 finalists including teams
  • $150,000 in prize money awarded
  • 29 trophies given to 16 winners in 15 prizes
  • 630 guests attended the Award Dinner
  • 25 years of the Eureka Prizes