You can support curious minds to create new knowledge


Each year, the Library’s Fellowships and Scholarships program enables outstanding academic researchers, younger scholars, and creative practitioners to visit the Library and immerse themselves in our unique collections.

Each of these Fellows and Scholars uses their time at the Library to delve into our collections and pursue the creation of a new scholarly or creative work.

These opportunities are entirely dependent on philanthropic support.

By supporting our Fellowships and Scholarships program, you are helping to nurture a new generation of thinkers across a range of scholarly and creative disciplines, and to produce new bodies of knowledge that draw on the Library’s remarkable collections.

To support fellowships and scholarships, you can give online now, or, if you would prefer to donate by bank transfer or other means, please contact

Thank you for supporting your National Library.

Five 2021 Summer Scholars pose for a group photo on the front steps of the National Library. From left to right they are Brendan Casey, Jake Gordon, Tim Calabria, Catherine Gay, and Victoria Perin.
2021 Summer Scholars (from left): Brendan Casey, Jake Gordon, Tim Calabria, Catherine Gay and Victoria Perin

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