First Nations Fellowship expression of interest form

Expressions of interest close Monday 26 February 2024. Before submitting your Expression of Interest, please read the information about the Fellowship, including frequently asked questions.

In addition to this form, please remember to upload the following documents: 

  • Curriculum vitae/Resume
  • Employer's letter of endorsement
  • Community letters of support

Apply by post
Address your application to:
Director, First Nations
Queensland Museum
PO Box 3300
South Brisbane Q 4101 Australia

Late applications will not be accepted.

Personal and contact information

Education details (if currently studying)

Employment details (if currently working)

Experience in cultural work

Give us examples of your skills, knowledge and experience in any of these areas:

delivery of projects or programs that revitalise culture, educate and/or build cultural knowledge; delivery of creative arts or storytelling projects using visual arts, craft, dance, music, performance, design, drama, film, digital media/digitisation and/or online platforms; researching, recording or producing community-based cultural heritage projects, programs or events; art centre and arts worker programs; language programs; collections management and exhibition development; educational programs or products.

Benefits of the fellowship

Community project

Briefly outline a community project or program in the cultural, heritage or creative sector that you would like to develop as part of the fellowship.

You must demonstrate how your project will address at least one of the following:

educate audiences (locally and globally); strengthen capabilities of local community members; foster cultural continuity; revitalise culture and cultural practices.

Document uploads

Please attach two written letters of support and your current CV/resume with your expression of interest (doc, docx and PDF files accepted).

First letter of support: Personal or Professional (max 300 words)

Referee's name, position and contact details. This needs to describe, for example, your (the applicant's) personal qualities; your commitment to cultural work, and how you would benefit from the fellowship.

Second letter of support: First Nations community (max 300 words)

Referee's name, position and contact details. This needs to describe, for example, how your proposed project could benefit your local cultural sector/community, and/or the national cultural sector more broadly.

Current CV/Resume

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