Queensland-Smithsonian Fellowships Program

Funds fellows from Queensland's research, education and cultural sectors to visit and complete a project at the Smithsonian Institution.

What's important

  • Applications are now open until 9 March 2020.
  • Funding of up to $25,000 (excluding GST) for 8 to 16 weeks.



The proposed Fellow must be nominated by a Queensland agency, and work for that agency in a part-time or full-time capacity. The proposed project must be aligned to at least one of the target investment areas outlined in the program guidelines. The proposed Fellow must:

  • be an Australian citizen or have Australian residency
  • reside and work in Queensland
  • provide evidence that a chosen Smithsonian Institution facility will accommodate their visit and provide basic administrative support.

Funding recipients

Recipients through 2015-2018 have been supported to visit and complete a project at the Smithsonian Institution.

More information

Visit the Department of Environment and Science for more information and to apply.


Last updated 15 Jan, 2020
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