The University of Queensland Development Fellowships aim to foster development of the most promising early career researchers and retain mid-career and senior academic staff of exceptional calibre at the University. By investing in the best and brightest talent across all career levels, the UQ Development Fellowships facilitate a trajectory of continued excellence and impact in research, teaching and service at UQ. In doing so, the fellowships advance UQ’s strategic objectives in the pillars of Discovery, Learning and Engagement and develop elite professionals who create change in society in multi-dimensional ways.
UQ Development Fellowships may be applied for and awarded funding for up to a maximum of three years full-time, with funding provided centrally in combination with the host Faculty/Institute and/or School/Centre, as per the scheme Guidelines. Fellowships may also be held on a part-time basis (for family/carers or illness/disability) up to a maximum of four years.
For more information, please visit: http://www.uq.edu.au/research/research-management/uq-fellowships.
Applications close on 8 September, 2017.
Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art
More details about this new fellowship program are forthcoming. Please check back on http://www.acls.org/programs/getty in a couple weeks. The ACLS Online Fellowship and Grant Administration (OFA) system will open for applications in late July.
- Amount: $60,000 plus $5,000 for research and travel expenses
- Tenure: the 2018-19 academic year
- Completed applications must be submitted through the ACLS Online Fellowship and Grant Application system (ofa.acls.org) no later than 9 pm Eastern Daylight Time, October 25, 2017.
- Notifications will be sent via email by late March 2018.
ACLS invites applications for Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art, made possible by the generous support of the Getty Foundation. These fellowships are intended to support an academic year of research and/or writing by early career scholars for a project that will make a substantial and original contribution to the understanding of art and its history. ACLS will award 10 fellowships, each with a stipend of $60,000 plus $5,000 for research and travel during the award period, and a one-week residence at the Getty Center following the fellowship. The ultimate goal of the project should be a major piece of scholarly work by the applicant.
Getty/ACLS Postdoctoral Fellowships in the History of Art are portable and are tenable at the fellow’s home institution, abroad, or at another appropriate site for research. These fellowships may not be held concurrently with other fellowships and grants, but may be combined with sabbatical pay up to an amount equal to the candidate’s current academic year salary.
The Capstone Editing Grant for Mid-Career Researchers
The Capstone Editing Grant for Mid-Career Researchers provides up to A$10,000 of seed funding for one researcher per year to undertake an innovative research project. The expectation is that the research project will gather preliminary data and lead to the development of a research council funding application.
The grant can be used to cover any costs related to the research project, such as software or small lab equipment; domestic or overseas travel to learn new techniques or collaborate with colleagues; academic editing of the grant proposal; and data analysis.
For more info and to apply, please visit: https://www.capstoneediting.com.au/midcareer-grant
Applications are OPEN NOW. They will close on 30 December, 2017.
Applications are open from 1 July to 30 December every year.
The Sangalli Institute: Young Scholars Florence Fellowships in Religious History and Religious Studies
The Sangalli Institute is glad to announce to the international community of the young researchers (included the Italians) the publication of the call for applications to the ‘Young Scholars Florence Fellowships in Religious History and Religious Studies’: three residential monthly fellowships (worth 2.000,00 euros each) will be offered to international young scholars of any nationality with ad adequate qualification on religious topics, privileging interdisciplinary and inter-religious perspectives, for the first academic semester 2017-2018.
Deadline: July 10, 2017.
More info: http://www.istitutosangalli.it/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Call-YSFF-2017-en.pdf.
The Library is calling for applications for a range of prestigious research fellowships totalling $160,000.
Applications open 8 May, 2017 and close 17 July, 2017.
The Auckland Library Heritage Trust has announced its annual scholarship aimed at encouraging research based on material held in the Sir George Grey Special Collections.
The closing date for applications is 6 June, 2017.
For more information, and to apply, please visit: http://www.aucklandlibraries.govt.nz/EN/heritage/sirgeorgegrey/researchinresidence/Pages/researchinresidence.aspx.
University of Queensland: The Rae and George Hammer Memorial Research Visiting Fellowship
This fellowship encourages scholars to visit UQ and to access the Fryer Library collection for your research. We invite Honours, Masters and PhD students, undertaking a research project or paper, from Universities outside of Brisbane to apply.
More info: https://web.library.uq.edu.au/about-us/awards-and-fellowships/rae-and-george-hammer-memorial-visiting-research-fellowship
Deadline: 28 April 2017.
The State Library’s fellowships program is one of the most substantial in Australia. Each year, the Library offers Creative Fellowships to encourage the original and imaginative use or development of the Library’s collections for new work.
The Library also provides a number of specialist fellowships to support and recognise the importance of scholarly endeavour in areas ranging from children’s literature and social history to the visual arts, theatre, 19th-century Victoria and Ukrainian studies.
This year, a new Digital Fellowship will be offered for the first time, established to encourage innovative uses of the Library’s digitised collections and data.
The fellowships are funded by the State Library Victoria Foundation and other program partners, and are awarded annually on the advice of independent expert panels.
More info: https://www.slv.vic.gov.au/about-us/fellowships.
Deadline: 23 April, 2017.
2018 National Library of Australia Fellowships
The National Library of Australia Fellowships support researchers to make intensive use of the Library’s rich and varied collections over a sustained period of three months.
Eight funded Fellowships are available for 2018, including two exciting new Fellowships: one for Curatorial Research supported by the Patrons and Supporters of the Libary’s Treasures Gallery Access program, and a Fellowship supported by the Minerals Council of Australia for research across a wide range of fields.
Additional Honorary Fellowships may be awarded to support research and special access, but without financial support.
More info: http://www.nla.gov.au/awards-and-grants/fellowships-and-scholarships/national-library-of-australia-fellowships
Deadline: 30 April, 2017.
University of Queensland: Visiting Scholars Programme
The Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities (IASH) seeks to build lasting and effective relationships with leading scholars from Australia and overseas. IASH fosters high level research in the humanities with a thematic focus on Intellectual and Literary History, Critical and Cultural Studies, the History of Emotions, and Science and Society.
The Visiting Scholars Programme aims to encourage exceptional scholars working in areas relevant to our research strengths to spend a period of time—from one or two weeks to several months—conducting research and collaborating with scholars within the Institute. IASH aims to select a mixture of early, mid, and senior career scholars.
The Programme is ideally suited to scholars who are on sabbatical or research leave and who are interested in collaborating with research staff in IASH, along with colleagues in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences.
More info: https://iash.uq.edu.au/node/1320
Deadline: 31 May, 2017.