Forrest Research Foundation Early-Career Creative and Performance Leadership Fellowships 2023 - Tenders Global

Forrest Research Foundation Early-Career Creative and Performance Leadership Fellowships 2023

The University of Western Australia


The Forrest Research Foundation is offering two prestigious 18 month fellowships designed to create a new pathway to nurture creative talents and research leadership skills of those working in the creative and performing arts sector.


Generous fellowships provide an academic salary of $99,905 per annum, 17% superannuation, luxury accommodation at Forrest Hall in a self-contained studio apartment, research support allowance (all valued at $210,225) plus an economy airfare to Perth. Within Forrest Hall, you will live amongst other scholars in a vibrant and inspiring research environment.

This scheme involves an 18-month research residency during which successful candidates will progress and implement innovative and dynamic creative research projects that focus on delivering significant, high-impact outcomes. The ability to lead and collaborate with a range of cultural and community-based stakeholders in the realisation of clearly defined and well-articulated outcomes is essential.

Who can apply

The Forrest Early-career Creative and Performance Leadership Fellowships are open to candidates of any nationality in the creative and performing arts sector. You will require an out-standing academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.8/4.0), be a creative thinker, excellent communicator, passionate researcher and wish to join this elite group of exceptional Forrest Scholars.

Partner Universities

The Fellowships can be held at any of Western Australia’s five universities – the University of Western Australia, Curtin University, Murdoch University, Edith Cowan University and The University of Notre Dame Australia, in Fremantle.

Forrest Research Foundation

The Foundation was established in 2014 following the donation of $130 million by Andrew and Nicola Forrest through the Minderoo Foundation. The donation is used to drive research and innovation capacity in Western Australia by supporting PhD Scholars and Post-doctoral Fellows.

Applications open on Monday 03 October and close on Monday 31 October 2022.

For more information and to apply: For full fellowship guidelines, further particulars, and the online application portal go to: Forrest Research Foundation

Advertised:03 Oct 2022 W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close:31 Oct 2022 11:55 PM W. Australia Standard Time

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