Oral History Australia
Giving Voice to the Past

CONFERENCE - Bursaries announced

by | February 6, 2019

In recognition of 2019 as the United Nations Year of Indigenous Languages, Oral History Australia (OHA) is pleased to announce it is offering two bursaries of up to $750 each for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander oral historians presenting a paper at the 2019 Biennial OHA Conference.

Applicants must:

  • be undertaking a project that involves oral history
  • attend the 2019 Biennial Oral History Australia Conference in Brisbane, and
  • be the presenter of a paper accepted for presentation at the conference.

Eligible applications will be assessed on the contribution of the applicant’s presentation to oral history, and the value of OHA conference participation for the applicant.

To apply please download the application form below, review the eligibility requirements and send your application by email to alistair.thomson@monash.edu by the closing date of 15 May 2019.

A subcommittee appointed by the OHA will judge the entries. Successful applicants will be advised by Friday 31 May 2019.

For more information about the conference ‘Intimate Stories, Challenging Histories’ to be held from 10 to 13 October 2019 go to the conference website.