Summer Vacation Scholarship Scheme, Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Applications are now open for the 2017 Australian War Memorial Summer Vacation Scholarship Scheme. Three scholarships will be awarded to history students who are undertaking postgraduate studies or are in the third or fourth year of an undergraduate course. The scholarships are tenable at the Memorial between 9 January and 17 February 2017. Applications close Read more …

National Archives of Australia/Australian Historical Association Postgraduate Scholarships

Applications open 1 October 2016 and close 31 October. National Archives of Australia/Australian Historical Association scholarships assist talented postgraduate scholars with the cost of copying records held in the Archives. For example, scholars may be based in one city and want to see records located in an Archives repository in another city. Assistance with digital Read more …

Religious History Association Research Workshop Grants 2016

The Religious History Association invites applications for grants to support the study and publication of religious history. The closing date for applications is Thursday 30 June 2016. The aim of the grants is to facilitate the holding of workshops/conferences with a view to publication of research. Two forms of grant will be considered consistent with Read more …

National Library of Australia Fellowship 2017 now open

National Library of Australia Fellowships are open to Australian and international researchers and established and emerging scholars. The Fellowships support researchers to make intensive use of the Library’s rich and varied collections. Six funded Fellowships will be offered in 2017. Additional Honorary fellowships may be awarded. Applications for 2017 Fellowships are open until 2 May Read more …

AHA/Copyright Agency bursary scheme open

The AHA in association with the Copyright Agency is pleased to announce the availability of travel and writing bursaries linked to the AHA annual conference. The $700 bursaries are intended to encourage and support emerging historians who would otherwise be unable to attend the conference. The bursary is to be used to cover travel and Read more …

New journal, International Review of Environmental History, free online

The International Review of Environmental History, published by ANU Press, takes an interdisciplinary and global approach to environmental history. It publishes on all thematic and geographical topics of environmental history, but especially encourages articles with perspectives focussed on or developed from the southern hemisphere and the ‘global south’. This includes but is not limited to Read more …

National Archives of Australia/Australian Historical Association scholarships

NAA-AHA scholarships assist talented postgraduate scholars with the cost of copying records held in the Archives. For example, scholars may be based in one city and want to see records located in an Archives office in another city. Assistance with digital copying costs will provide access to material that might not otherwise be possible. Students Read more …