Apply now for a National Library of Australia Fellowship applications close 2 May 2016

An opportunity from the National Library of Australia for researchers hoping to make use of the Library's collections. There are four general Fellowships on offer, with two further positions available in Australian Literature and Japan Studies.

What is on offer?

  • Four Fellowships to support research on any topic that makes significant use of the Library's rich collections
  • Two additional Fellowships for research on Australian Literature and Japan Studies

Who should apply?

Established and early-career researchers from Australia and overseas undertaking advanced research projects should apply.

What do Fellows receive?

  • an honorarium of $1,000 per week for 12 weeks
  • A contribution to accommodation capped at AUD$700 per week for 12 weeks if required (not payable to residents in the Canberra region)
  • A contribution to travel, equivalent to one return domestic airfare to Canberra (not payable to residents in the Canberra region). International travel is capped at AUD$2500
  • privileged access to the Library's collections, staff and resources
  • uninterrupted time for research at the Library for 3 months

Additional Honorary Fellowships may be awarded to support research and special access, but without financial support.

Applications close 2 May 2016.

Guidelines and application

Read the guidelines and apply