Ursula Hoff Fellowship 2016
Applications now open until 25 November 2016.
The Ursula Hoff Fellowship is open to an early career researcher who has completed a Master of Arts (MA), Master of Fine Arts (MFA) or Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Art, Art History, Arts Management or Art Curatorship at a recognised Australian university.
Applicants should have completed an MA, MFA or PhD degree no more than three years prior to the closing date of applications.
Dr Ursula Hoff AO OBE LLD PhD (Hamburg) D Lit (Monash) bequeathed funds to The University of Melbourne to establish a Fellowship for the study and promotion of prints held in the print collections of the University of Melbourne and the National Gallery of Victoria. In recognition of Dr Hoff's scholarly and professional achievements, the Fellowship is awarded annually to a candidate displaying a commitment to research into prints, the history of print collecting and the scholarly activities of museums and universities.
The value of the award is $30,000 and the duration of the Fellowship is four months. The Fellow will be offered research access to collections relevant to their research at The University of Melbourne and the NGV.