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The George Alexander Foundation Fellowship

Applications open 1st December 2023 and close 7th April 2024

The George Alexander Foundation and the International Specialised Skills Institute (ISS Institute) are offering five (5) International applied research Fellowship in the amount of $10,000 each.

The Fellowship is a year long program - travel and completion of report is within one year.


The Fellowship

The 2024 George Alexander Foundation International Fellowship provides an opportunity for individuals aged between 18 – 35 years to acquire higher-level skills and drive leading practice and innovation in Australia. It is intended that the Fellowship will demonstrate potential benefits for, and application in, Australia. Applications should focus on the following areas:

  • Alternative Energy

  • Artisan and Conservator Skills

  • Education

  • Environmental Sustainability

  • Heritage Built Environment

  • Industry Innovation

  • Lost Trades Manufacturing

However, if you have an innovative Fellowship idea that sits outside these areas, or if you intend to travel to other destinations, these will also be considered.

The ISS Institute is seeking candidates for this Fellowship who are interested in exploring new and leading practice, innovation and leadership opportunities in Skill Enhancement areas within the conservation, heritage trades and artisan skills sectors. However, if you have an innovative Fellowship in an alternative field this will also be considered.

Fellowship Application Form

Please read the Application Guidelines for further information and tips.

The 'Apply Now' button will take you to an online application portal managed by The George Alexander Foundation.

If you do not have the correct documentation such as your CV, letter of support and employer endorsement letter, your application will not be considered.

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