Alec O’Halloran receives PIP Fellowship

AHA member Alec O’Halloran has received a Varuna Writer’s House Publisher Introduction Program (PIP) Fellowship giving him a week-long residency at Varuna, in the Blue Mountains, of uninterrupted writing with the guidance of a mentor. Alec’s project is The life and Art of Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri (c1923–1998), the life story and art career of a 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 …

Congratulations to AHA member recipients of State Library of NSW fellowships!

Russell McGregor has been awarded the 2016 David Scott Mitchell Memorial Fellowship for a project entitled ‘Bush Naturalist: A Life of Alec Chisholm’, which will culminate in a book-length biography of this pioneer conservationist and popular natural-history writer. Cath Bishop has been awarded the 2016 Australian Religious History Fellowship for a project entitled ‘“She Has Read more …

Congratulations to AHA member recipients of NLA Fellowships 2016

The 2016 National Library of Australia Fellowships have been announced. Congratulations to AHA member recipients: Klaus Neumann, Technology, Becoming Australian: The published autobiographical texts of first-generation immigrants from non-English speaking backgrounds Agnieszka Sobocinska, The Volunteer Graduate Scheme and the cultural history of foreign aid Michelle Arrow, Private Lives, Public Politics: A new history of the Read more …