Student Travel Bursaries to attend IABS Congress in Seoul (August 2020)

The International Association of Buddhist Studies is pleased to be able to announce the provision of 15 student travel bursaries to (co-)finance attendance at the 19th Congress of the International Association of Buddhist Studies Seoul National University, Republic of Korea (August 16 to 21, 2020).

Each travel bursary will consist of a contribution of up to $1000 towards travel, conference registration fee and/or subsistence expenses while in Seoul.

The award is governed by the following eligibility criteria:

(1) Submission of evidence of enrolment in a PhD programme at the time of the congress (August 2020).

(2) Submission of evidence of enrolment status: Full time

(3) Submission of evidence that the paper the student proposes to deliver at the congress has been accepted by the organisation committee at Seoul National University.

(4) Submission of a letter of reference from PhD Supervisor

(5) Submission of abstract of paper to be delivered at the congress.

Applications should be sent to iabs2020@snu.ac.kr with the subject header: “IABS Student Bursary Application”.

The call for applications opens on 30 March 2020 and ends on 30 June 2020. The award will be paid to the successful applicants in September 2020.