2004–2012 fellows

2012

David Pear researched the early years and musical influences of the Australian composer Percy Grainger.

2011

Jim Davidson researched the topic: 'Bigger than little: literary magazine culture in Melbourne between 1940 and 1988'.

2010

Colin Holden researched the topic: 'Rome in Melbourne: the Piranesi collections in the Baillieu and State Libraries'.

2009

Andrew Dodd researched the topic: 'Unknown genius: the architecture of John James Clark'.

2008

Danielle Clode researched the topic: 'A future in flames: wildfire in a changing climate'.

2007

Kristin Otto researched the topic: 'Capital: Melbourne when it was the capital city of Australia 1901–27'.

2006

Kathleen Fennessy researched the topic: 'Ploughing with one heifer: colonial Victorians learning the land'.

2005

Olivier Burckhardt researched the topic: 'Pencilled lines on poetry'.

2004

Leonarda Kovacic researched the topic: 'From "lubras" to "belles": representations of Aboriginal women, 1850–1950'.