Apply for a Fellowship following these key dates and instructions

Key dates

Friday 22 October 2021

Applications open

Wednesday 17 November 2021

Applications close

Thursday 9 December 2021

Outcomes advised to applicants

Step-by-step instructions

  1. Explore the Fellowships

    Read this Fellowships website in detail, including the:

    • Overview, including terms of the Fellowships and expectations of Fellows
    • Eligibility criteria and selection criteria 

    Discuss the potential of your application:

    • Discuss the potential of your application for a Fellowship with your supervisor, Head/Director, as well as with mentors and trusted colleagues
  2. Prepare your application

    Commence your online application form:

    MDHS Momentum Fellowships Application Form

    Draft your written application, responding to the eligibility and selection criteria on this website:

    • Include a summary paragraph describing the reasons why you are seeking a Fellowship (maximum 200 words)
    • Include an overview of your personal circumstances and describe how these have impacted your academic career to date (800 words)
    • Include an overview of how this fellowship will assist you with developing and maintaining your career trajectory (maximum 500 words)
    • Include a a brief statement demonstrating your alignment with Faculty values (300 words)

    Commission and attach one letter of support:

    • Include one letter of support from your relevant Head of School, Department, Centre or Institute (maximum 1 A4 page)

    Prepare and attach a curriculum vitae:

    • Include an abbreviated, up-to-date copy of your curriculum vitae (maximum 5 pages)

    Attach optional supporting material:

    • Maximum 5 A4 pages
    • Clarify the reason for including supporting material in your written application
  3. Submit your application

    Complete and submit your application online:

    • Submit your completed application online by 5.00pm on Wednesday 17 November 2021
    • Note the online application form strictly enforces word limits, and page limits should be adhered to—additional pages will not be considered by the selection panel
    • Note all applications are confidential