News & events News ACT 2020 Young Tall Poppy Science Award Publication date Friday, 25 Sep 2020 Body Congratulations to Dr. Tristan Reekie on being selected as one of the outstanding early career researchers to receive an Australian Capital Territory 2020 Young Tall Poppy Science Award. The Young Tall Poppy Science Awards are run by the Australian Institute of Policy and Science to honour up-and-coming scientists who combine world-class research with a passionate commitment to communicating science. Tall Poppies from the Australian Capital Territory are experts from many fields and take part in a variety of outreach programs. These winners showcase the high standard of world-leading research being carried out in the Territory. Australian Institue of Policy and Science website.