Pacific Scholarships for Participation at the Annual PAA-E Conference. Museum Volkenkunde, Leiden, 24-26 March 2021

The Pacific Arts Association-Europe is offering up to two annual scholarships to support the participation of Pacific Islander artists, students or scholars at the annual PAA-E conference.

The scholarship is for a maximum of € 300; it pays in addition the cost of the conference fee and the conference dinner.

Eligibility: Pacific Islander artists, students and scholars who propose a contribution to the annual PAA-E conference that is accepted by the conference organiser.

Requirements: Write a short statement (max. 200 words) explaining why attending the PAA-E meeting is important for you.

Propose a paper, report or performance to be presented at the conference.

Provide name and details of one external referee.

Applicants should contact their referee directly and ensure the reference is sent to the Scholarship Committee by the closing date.

Applications, including a proposal for a presentation at the conference, should be sent to the PAA-E Scholarship Committee ( by the closing date of 5 January 2021.

Applicants will be informed of the outcome within two weeks of the closing date.