Apply for a Fellowship following these key dates and step-by-step instructions

Key dates

Thursday 17 December 2020

Applications open

Monday 1 February 2021

Applications close

Monday 1 March 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 (*open from 17 December 2020):

    2021 MDHS Momentum Fellowships Application Form

    Draft your written application

    • Include a summary paragraph describing the reasons why you are seeking a Fellowship (maximum 200 words)
    • Include your responses to all relevant selection criteria, as outlined on this website (maximum 2000 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 up-to-date copy of your curriculum vitae (short, abbreviated CVs are welcomed)

    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 Monday 1 February 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 committee
    • Note all applications are confidential