State Library research fellowships $60,000

Children on the verandah of a cottage in Pialba 1928

Children on the verandah of a cottage in Pialba 1928

What’s your Queensland story? Applications are now open for five research fellowships totalling $60,000 as part of the Queensland Memory Awards. Use State Library of Queensland’s vast resources to uncover and share your stories. Researchers from all backgrounds and disciplines are encouraged to apply.




The Queensland Memory Awards include:

  • John Oxley Library Fellowship $20,000 + 12 months residency
  • Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame Fellowship $15,000 + 12 months residency
  • Mittelheuser Scholar-In-Residence $15,000 + 12 months residency
  • Place Making Fellowship $10,000 plus 12-month residency
  • John Oxley Library Award Recognition of outstanding contribution to the appreciation of Queensland history by an individual
  • John Oxley Library Community History Award $5,000 + recognition for preservation, recording and sharing of Queensland history by community organisation.

Applications close 5pm, Thursday 28 March.

For more information or to start your application, visit (