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Time To Celebrate Our Scientists

Friday, 22 May 2020, 8:54 am | The Kudos Awards

New Zealand’s world-renowned response to Covid-19 shows what can be achieved by acting on good science, and during lockdown many New Zealanders have become fans of our country’s science heroes. As nominations for the 2020 Kudos Science Excellence ... More >>

Winners of the 2019 Kudos Awards announced last night

Friday, 6 September 2019, 1:42 pm | The Kudos Awards

Waikato celebrated the achievements of 19 finalists and announced winners in eight categories at the 13th Annual Kudos Science Excellence Awards at Claudelands last night. More >>

Science thrives in the Waikato

Friday, 19 July 2019, 12:10 pm | The Kudos Awards

This year’s Kudos Awards finalists continue to prove that science thrives in Hamilton and the Waikato. More >>

Region shines a light on our world class scientists

Friday, 28 September 2018, 9:35 am | The Kudos Awards

Region shines a light on our world class scientists Hamilton and Waikato’s science and innovation sector celebrated the region’s top scientists and their achievements at the 12th annual Kudos Awards last night in Hamilton. More >>

The Kudos Awards 2018 Finalists Announced

Monday, 6 August 2018, 10:36 am | The Kudos Awards

Finalists in Hamilton and Waikato’s prestigious regional science excellence awards “The Kudos Awards” were announced on Friday. More >>

Earth Moves for Lifetime Contribution to Science!

Monday, 2 October 2017, 9:31 am | The Kudos Awards

A lifetime dedicated to geology and earth sciences earned Professor Peter Kamp the coveted Kudos and University of Waikato Lifetime Achievement award, presented by Her Excellency Rt Hon. Dame Patsy Reddy at the Kudos Hamilton Science Excellence ... More >>

Pigs hearts, flatulence and infections get Kudos from kids

Thursday, 7 July 2016, 1:01 pm | The Kudos Awards

Students from all around the Waikato, and from as far as Piopio and Thames battled the heavy rain to get to the first “Science Spinners - Demystify the Sci" event which took place at Ruakura Research Centre last week. More >>

Sugar babies and clever buoys make finalists

Wednesday, 10 September 2014, 10:08 am | The Kudos Awards

Deborah Harris PhD & Nurse Practitioner at Waikato Hospital, renown for her groundbreaking research with hypoglycaemia in newborn babies and Laboratory Technician, Chris McBride from the University of Waikato are among the 16 Kudos finalists announced recently. More >>

Lab Technologists and Innovators in for some Kudos

Friday, 6 June 2014, 12:08 pm | The Kudos Awards

Nominations open this week for the 7th Kudos Science Excellence Awards. The annual awards recognise outstanding science achievement from the Waikato region, and for the rst time will extend its categories to include Lab Technologists and Innovators ... More >>

Kudos for agricultural research

Friday, 27 September 2013, 1:40 pm | The Kudos Awards

The Dairy NZ and LIC Feed Conversion Efficiency team’s research into efficient cows won them the NZ Agribusiness Centre Agricultural Science Award at The KuDos Awards evening last night. More >>

Waikato-based teacher earns kudos

Friday, 27 September 2013, 12:11 pm | The Kudos Awards

Paeroa College’s Tina Youngman was the winner of the Wintec Secondary Science Teacher/Educator/ Communicator Award at The KuDos Awards evening last night. Tina’s successful contribution to increasing the numbers of students who study science at Paeroa College has earned ... More >>

Daisy the cow revolutionises agricultural science

Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 3:09 pm | The Kudos Awards

Ag Research’s Transgenics Team has earned a finalist spot in this year’s KuDos Hamilton Science Excellence Awards for their revolutionary research on Daisy the cow. The team is up for the NZ Agribusiness Centre Agricultural Science Award alongside ... More >>

Chlamydia, geriatrics and heart disease up for award

Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 11:31 am | The Kudos Awards

High rates of Chlamydia cases in New Zealand are the research focus of KuDos Hamilton Science Excellence Awards finalist Jane Morgan. Nominated for her research on trends related to the sexually transmitted infection, Dr Morgan is amongst three finalists ... More >>

Te Radar puts science on the map

Wednesday, 28 August 2013, 10:31 am | The Kudos Awards

Comedian and TV personality Te Radar has confirmed that he will again host the KuDos Hamilton Science Excellence Awards Evening, which is being held at Claudeland’s Conference and Exhibition Centre on September 26. More >>

Dr Roger Hill appointed to Hamilton Science Awards Trust

Thursday, 14 February 2013, 1:49 pm | The Kudos Awards

Dr Roger Hill, Managing Director of Hill Laboratories, has been appointed to the Hamilton Science Awards Trust. Six years ago the Trust initiated The Kudos Awards, an annual gala event which recognises scientists working on a wide range of research ... More >>

Te Radar gives kudos to the Waikat

Monday, 3 September 2012, 1:53 pm | The Kudos Awards

Iconic TV personality Te Radar is sure to add even more pizazz to the Kudos awards evening this year. More >>

Finalists for the Kudos Science Awards named

Monday, 3 September 2012, 11:54 am | The Kudos Awards

The Kudos – Hamilton Science Excellence Awards is getting ready to recognise and reward the regions top scientists sixth year running. Finalists in six categories have been named today from fields of Electrical engineering to some of the most high ... More >>

Scientist Tackles Tumours And Wins Kudos

Wednesday, 29 September 2010, 1:42 pm | The Kudos Awards

Scientist Tackles Tumours And Wins Kudos Dr Marianne Susan Elston’s great discoveries about the development of tumours have won her the Emerging Scientist Award- sponsored by ORBIT Calder & Lawson- at last week’s Kudos Awards in Hamilton. More >>

Down But Not Out: Toxicology Work Wins Kudos Award

Wednesday, 29 September 2010, 1:40 pm | The Kudos Awards

Dr Martyn Harvey has knocked out the competition and won the Waikato DHB Medical Scientist award at last week’s Kudos Awards in Hamilton. More >>

The Great War On Weevil Wins Kudos

Wednesday, 29 September 2010, 1:31 pm | The Kudos Awards

A remarkable discovery put the Ruakura Clover Root Weevil Biocontrol team ahead of the competition, as they took out the Hamilton City Council Agricultural Science Award at last week’s Kudos Awards in Hamilton. More >>