Queensland Memory Awards

These awards recognise the valuable contribution of individuals and organisations across Queensland in the investigation, preservation and celebration of Queensland’s memory - past and present.

Applications and nominations for the 2017 State Library of Queensland Fellowships and Queensland Memory Awards open on Wednesday 25 January and close on Wednesday 29 March 2017.

More information on the 2017 Queensland Memory Awards will be available soon.

2016 Queensland Memory Awards recipients

John Oxley Library Fellowship — Lorann Downer, A century of politics ephemera:  a window onto Queensland from 1915 to 2015
Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame Fellowship — Dr Toni Risson, Queensland Greek Cafes: a pathway to success for Greek migrant families
John Oxley Library Award — Kim Wilson, Brisbane Art Deco project and publication, and establishment of the Brisbane Chapter of the Art Deco & Modernism Society
John Oxley Library Community History Award — Cairns Museum and Historical Society
Q ANZAC 100 – Memories for a new generation Fellowship - Victoria Carless, Paper Moon: research towards  the development of content for a new novel,  based on the stories of Australian deserters
Q ANZAC 100 – Memories for a new generation Fellowship – Ursula Cleary, Mother ANZAC Annie Wheeler
Q ANZAC 100 – Memories for a new generation Fellowship – Mark Cryle, Custodians of Memory, Archivists of Loss: Queensland Women and the Anzac Tradition
Q ANZAC 100 – Memories for a new generation Fellowship – Maria Quirk, A house of Fighting (Female) Queenslanders: One Family’s story of Feminism, Empire and the bonds of sisterhood during the First World War
Letty Katts Award – John Willsteed, Street life: posters and their role  in the Brisbane music scene 1975–1995

John Oxley Library Award

The John Oxley Library Award, which promotes the value of historical knowledge to Queenslanders’ continuing understanding of themselves and each...

John Oxley Library Fellowship

Information about the John Oxley Library Fellowship, awarded annually by the State Library of Queensland....

JOL Community History Award

The inaugural John Oxley Library Community History Award recognises excellence and innovation in the recording of Queensland history by individuals...

Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame Fellowship

The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame Fellowship is awarded awarded annually by the State Library of Queensland as part...

Q ANZAC 100 Fellowships

The call for applications for the 2016 Q ANZAC 100 Fellowship program is now closed....

Letty Katts Award

The inaugural Letty Katts Award supports the research and documenting of Queensland’s music history. Applications for the 2016 award are...

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