John Oxley Library Fellowship

As one of Queensland’s most prestigious research awards for over 10 years, the John Oxley Library Fellowship offers researchers, writers, historians and content creators the opportunity to discover Queensland’s rich history utilising the resources of the John Oxley Library and State Library of Queensland. The fellowship recipient will receive a stipend of $20,000.

2018 Recipient - Dr Jennifer Moffatt

Jennifer Moffatt
Dr Jennifer Moffatt is the 2018 recipient of the John Oxley Library Fellowship for her project The story of Queensland’s selectors: how those who won land in a ballot contributed to Queensland’s social, economic and political development.   Jennifer will examine the collections of the John Oxley Library and academic research to describe how the last selectors contributed to the progress of Queensland. The project will endeavour to make a new, rich and invaluable contribution to understanding Queensland’s social, economic, political and development.

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The John Oxley Library Fellowship is proudly supported by the Queensland Library Foundation.

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