Applications open for 2019 Ursula Hoff Fellowship

Dr Ursula Hoff bequeathed funds to the University of Melbourne to establish a Fellowship for the study and promotion of prints held in the print collections of theUniversity of Melbourne and the National Gallery of Victoria. In recognition of Dr Hoff’s scholarly and professional achievements, the Fellowship is awarded annually to a candidate displaying a commitment to research into prints, the history of print collecting and the scholarly activities of museums and universities.

The value of the award is $30,000 and the duration of the Fellowship is four months. The Fellow will be offered research access to collections relevant to their research at the University of Melbourne and the NGV. Applications are open until Monday 3 June 2019.

Further information and application form.

 Rembrandt van Rijn, Christ Before Pilate, c.1769-1843. Baillieu Library Print Collection, the University of Melbourne. Gift of Dr J. Orde Poynton 1959

Image: Rembrandt van Rijn, Christ Before Pilate, c.1769-1843. Baillieu Library Print Collection, the University of Melbourne. Gift of Dr J. Orde Poynton 1959