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
Access to the 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