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Peter Blazey Fellowship

The 2025 Peter Blazey Fellowship are now open. Awarding $17,000 to the successful application, this Fellowship is intended to further a work in progress from writers in the non-fiction fields of biography, autobiography and life writing.


To be eligible for this fellowship, you must:

  • be a writer engaged in a work in progress in the non-fiction fields of autobiography, biography or life writing;
  • be residing in Australia;
  • have a publishing record which can include books, chapters, articles or any other written works including online that are not self-published; and,
  • not be using the manuscript as part of a submission for a higher degree.

Applications close 12 August 2024.

For more information about the Fellowship and how to apply, visit the University of Melbourne website here.

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