Recipient list

2017 Seventh round

  • Masayoshi Ike (Swinburne University of Technology).
    Research topic: Sustainability practices of Japanese manufacturing multinational corporations (MNCs) in ASEAN Member States. Supervisor: Dr Jerome Donovan.
  • Amara Steven (The Australian National University).
    Research topic: Women in Indonesia’s Blue Economy: understanding user needs through female stories and experiences in Nusa Penida, Cilacap and Lombok. Supervisor: Dr James Butler.
  • Bronwyn Jones (The University of Melbourne).
    Research topic (tentative)
  • Soenting Melajoe The first all-female edited women’s magazine in the Dutch East Indies (1912-1921). Supervisor: Associate Professor Kate McGregor.
  • Sarah Stephen (The University of Melbourne).
    Research topic: Poverty tourism in Yogyakarta. Supervisor: Dr Dolly Kikon.
  • Veronica O’Neill (The University of Sydney).
    Research topic: Framing illegality: the discourse of maritime piracy in Indonesia. Supervisor: Dr Dwi Noverini Djenar.
  • Owen James (The University of Sydney).
    Research topic: Intra-party governance and anti-corruption policy in Indonesia. Supervisor: Dr Elisabeth Kramer.

2016 Sixth round

  • Mitchell Mollison (Monash University)
    Research topic: The music of the Talo Balak Ensemble of Lampung, Sumatra
    Supervisor: Professor Margaret Kartomi
  • Stephanie Pearson (The University of Queensland)
    Research topic: Sustainable or attainable? The case of Indonesia’s migration-development nexus
    Supervisor: Dr Annie Pohlman and Associate Professor Helen Creese
  • Bryanna Wilson (The University of Queensland)
    Research topic: A political agenda: perceptions of modern women in contemporary Indonesian media
    Supervisor: Dr Annie Pohlman and Associate Professor Helen Creese
  • Melanie Kilby (The University of Queensland)
    Research topic: An uncertain future: the case of the unaccompanied refugee and asylum seeker minors in Indonesia
    Supervisor: Dr Annie Pohlman and Associate Professor Helen Creese
  • Maighdlin Doyle (The Australian National University)
    Research topic: Influences of Indonesia in Timor-Leste: resistance, truth and identity
    Supervisor: Associate Professor Andrew McWilliam
  • Jacob Wray (The Australian National University)
    Research topic: Zaman Jepang: Indonesian memories of the Japanese occupation of the Netherlands East Indies
    Supervisor: Professor Robert Cribb

2016 Fifth round

  • Michael Leadbetter (The University of Sydney)
    Research topic: The rise and demise of urbanism in Island Southeast Asia.
    Supervisor: Professor Roland Fletcher

2015 Fourth round

  • Peter Bowers (The University of Sydney)
    Research topic: The influence of aspirations in decisions to migrate internally
    Supervisor: Dr Russell Toth
  • Kate Grealy (Griffith University) Research topic: Islamist militias in Indonesia
    Supervisor: Dr Dan Halverson
  • Jenny (Chan Young) Jung (The University of Sydney)
    Research topic: Childhood encephalitis in Indonesia’s remote Sumba Island: a retrospective study on the disease burden, aetiology and outcomes
    Supervisor: Dr Gulam Khandaker
  • Sarah Mourney (The University of Sydney)
    Research topic: Competing food discourses in Indonesia
    Supervisor: Dr Charlotte Epstein
  • Shanti Omodei-James (The University of Adelaide)
    Research topic: Regional pluralism in Indonesia and the significance of interfaith dialogue for justice and peace building: a case study of Interfidei.
    Supervisor: Dr Priyambudi Sulistiyanto of Flinders University

2015 Third round

  • Benjamin Djung (The Australian National University)
    Research topic: Intra-ethnic and inter-ethnic communication in Javanese by Chinese Indonesian youth in Yogyakarta and Surabaya
    Supervisor: Dr George Quinn
  • Brigitta Scarfe (Monash University)
    Research topic: The biola and the sarunai as leading melodic instruments in the theatre, martial arts and song ensembles in the Riau Archipelago Province, Indonesia
    Supervisor: Dr Margaret Kartomi
  • David Duncan (The Australian National University)
    Research topic: Indonesia’s fragmented labour movement
    Supervisor: Associate Professor Marcus Mietzner
  • Jason Cromarty (The Australian National University)
    Research topic: Islamic radicalisation and local community resistance: an Indonesian perspective
    Supervisor: Associate Professor Greg Fealy

2014 Second round

  • Saiful Marbun (University of Canberra)
    Research topic: Impact of Indonesia’s marine and fisheries industrialisation policy programs and the blue economy concept on the local communities and environment
    Supervisor: Dr Stuart Pearson
  • Daniel Carney (University of Tasmania)
    Research topic: Expatriates in the village: examining social spaces and boundaries in Watu Karung
    Supervisor: Dr Taufiq Tanasaldy
  • Anna Strempel (Monash University)
    Research topic: Building a wealth of resentment: inequalities in the international aid and development sector
    Supervisor: Associate Professor Mia Lindgren

2014 First round

  • Edryan Ja’afar (La Trobe University)
    Research topic: Primal fire: animism and mysticism in 21st century Yogyakarta
    Supervisor: Dr Zane Goebel
  • Elizabeth Roberts (University of Sunshine Coast)
    Research topic: Australia and Indonesia: regional border protection and asylum seeker relocation policies
    Supervisor: Dr John Janzekovic
  • Leighton Gallagher (The Australian National University)
    Research topic: The politics of Sampang Shia
    Supervisor: Associate Professor Greg Fealy