EuroSEAS Masterclass 2024

Masterclass 2024
In connection with the upcoming EuroSEAS conference in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, from 23-25 July 2024, EuroSEAS organizes, in cooperation with the University of Amsterdam (UvA), a masterclass for a limited number of PhD students who work on Southeast Asia in the field of the Humanities and Social Sciences. The masterclass will take place on 22 July 2024.

The aim of this PhD workshop is to bring together young academics from a broad range of disciplines focusing on a diverse range of topics concerning Southeast Asia. The PhD students present their research proposal or a key chapter of their thesis and co-comment on another PhD candidates’ project.

A panel of carefully selected senior Southeast Asia scholars covering a broad range of specializations will provide constructive feedback on the writings.

Application and deadline
Students interested in this masterclass should send an application consisting of a:

-cover letter
-1 page CV
-project/research description of max 1000 words
-letter of recommendation from the supervisor


The closing date for submissions is 20 May 2024.

Financial support
EuroSEAS will offer modest financial support for travel & accommodation (max. 500 Euro and a reduced conference fee), but the home universities of the participants are expected to cover part of the costs as well.

Photo: Masterclass 2023 in Malang, Indonesia. Photographer: Naufal Akbar.

EuroSEAS Masterclass 2023 at the State University of Malang, in Malang, East-Java, Indonesia.

Visual compilation of the EuroSEAS 2023 masterclass activities in Malang, made by one of the participants, Ke He.