Humanities Travelling Fellowships
& Publication Subsidy Scheme

Excellence in the humanities

The humanities explore how we experience, understand and describe our world and our place in it.
As the national body for the humanities in Australia, we promote excellence and leadership in this endeavour.

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“My Travelling Fellowship, which took me to British Museum, was a formative experience that helped to shape an eight year project”

Travelling Fellowship

Dr Eric Parisot, Humanities Travelling Fellowship 2010 recipient for ‘Images of Suicide in the British Long Eighteenth-Century (1680-1830)'.



“The Publication Subsidy is important for ensuring the work early career scholars do during their PhDs is not wasted and can be shared globally.”

Publication Subsidy

Dr Lara Stevens, Publication Subsidy recipient 2015 for ‘Anti-War Theatre After Brecht: Dialectical aesthetics in the twenty-first century’



“The Crawford Medal plays a significant role in acknowledging the value of public-facing work by early career academics”

Crawford Medal

Dr David McInnis, co-recipient of the 2016 Crawford Medal for achievement and promise by an early career researcher in the humanities.