Ukrainian Studies Foundation in Australia Fellowship

The Library offers a specialist fellowship to support applicants wanting to utilise the Library's collections on a project exploring Ukrainian history and/or culture in Australia and in particular in Victoria.

The Library's collection includes holdings documenting migration and settlement, literature, history, politics and popular culture.

The fellowship carries a grant of $15,000 and is for a period of three months full time, or longer if undertaken in a part-time capacity.

Applications for the 2018–19 fellowship are now open. Fellowship applications must be received by 11.59pm on Sunday 22 April 2018.

More information

If you have specific questions about the Ukrainian Studies Foundation in Australia Fellowship requirements or selection process, contact Gail Schmidt at or on 03 8664 7335.

About the fellowship

The Ukrainian Studies Foundation in Australia aims to preserve Ukrainian language and the teaching of Ukrainian history and culture by providing educational and charitable endowments to commemorate the memory of Taras Shevchenko and other worthy Ukrainians.

The foundation supports the establishment of departments of Ukrainian studies in public universities and provides prizes, scholarships and grants.