AAH Visiting Scholar Programmes
Awarded by Australian Academy of the Humanities (AAH)
To encourage scholarly contact with scholars from both Russia/the former USSR and Indonesia/South-East Asia and to assist scholars from those countries to obtain access to research materials held in Australia.
Eligible to nationals of: Russia and SE Asia.
Applicants must be identified as being appropriate representatives at Australia-based conferences.
$7,000 (for 2 scholars from Russia and the Former USSR) and $4,000 (for 2 scholars from Indonesia and South-East Asia)
Applicant (Australian host scholar) must send the Secretariat a brief explanation of the reason for the visit, a copy of the visiting scholar's curriculum vitae and a list of their most significant publications (in English), a provisional itinerary listing speaking engagements, potential contact with Australian scholars and research institutions to be visited and a provisional budget for the expenditure of the funds.
The Australian Academy of the Humanities (AAH) was established under Royal Charter in 1969 for the advancement of the scholarship, interest in and understanding of the humanities. Humanities disciplines include, but are not limited to, history, classics, English, European languages and cultures, Asian studies, philosophy, the arts, linguistics, prehistory and archaeology and cultural and communications studies.