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George Chaloupka Fellowship

Call for Applications 2013 now open

Applications close 30 August 2013.

Background

George Chaloupka

Dr George Chaloupka OAM FAHA

In honour of Rock Art Historian, the late Emeritus Curator Dr. George Chaloupka OAM FAHA, MAGNT, with support from the MAGNT Foundation, has established The George Chaloupka Fellowship which aims to promote and support research and conservation of Aboriginal rock art located in Arnhem Land Plateau region in the Northern Territory of Australia.  

The 2012 Fellowship is sponsored by Energy Resources of Australia Pty Ltd.

A Fellowship of $28,000 will be granted to an individual to undertake work in one or more of the following areas, with a view to publication:

  • Pursuing the recording / data collection of rock art sites in Arnhem Land Plateau region in areas not yet surveyed through the work of Dr Chaloupka or other researchers;
  • Interpretation of sites by custodians / traditional owners;
  • Preservation of rock art;
  • Dating of rock art;
  • Researching / documenting the work of Dr Chaloupka held at MAGNT.

For further information, please contact:
Pierre Arpin
Director
Phone: 08 89 99 8220
Email: Pierre.Arpin@nt.gov.au