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Applications Close: National Folk Fellowship
August 7 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST
Apply now for the 2021 National Folk Fellowship!
Discover and explore the nation’s most significant folklore collection at the National Library of Australia through a National Folk Fellowship. Offered jointly by the National Folk Festival and the National Library of Australia, this annual Fellowship offers a unique opportunity for performers to discover and explore original collected material at the Library for use in their own artistic work.
- Special access to the National Library’s research facilities and collections
- Up to 30 hours in the National Library’s professional sound recording studios
- $8,000 for performance fees, travel, accommodation and project expenses
- Performance and workshop opportunity at the 2021 National Folk Festival
- An end-of-year performance in the National Library Theatre
The National Folk Fellowship is open to established and emerging folk practitioners: musicians, singers, dancers, poets, performance artists and collector/performers.
Applications close Friday 7 August 2020 at 5pm (AEST). Read the guidelines and apply online now: https://www.nla.gov.au/awards-and-grants/national-folk-fellowship