Junior Scholar Award
10th InASEA Congress
24-26 September 2020, Graz, Austria
Southeast European History and Anthropology, University of Graz
Visual Cultures in Southeast Europe: globalization, gender, power and resistance
The International Association for Southeast European Anthropology (InASEA), in 24-26
September, 2020 will have its 10th Congress, which this time will be hosted and organized by
Southeast European History and Anthropology (SEEHA), Institute of History, University of
Graz. The 10th Congress with the topic ‘Visual Cultures in SEE: globalization, gender, power
and resistance’, will be among the series of academic events that SEEHA organizes in 2020 to
mark its 50th anniversary. Within this frame, with the generous support of Styrian Government,
the 10th InASEA Congress to be held in Graz, will give the Junior Scholar Award, through
which it aims to encourage academic conversation on visual anthropology in SEE.
The Award will support the awarded junior scholars, to present their research work in the 10th
InASEA conference, by covering their travel and accommodation expenses, and their InASEA
membership fee for 2020.
The applicant that will apply for this award should be a) a PhD student/candidate in the
discipline of visual anthropology, working on a topic that fits the overall topic of the
conference; b) PhD student/candidate at any University in SEE. Apart from the abstract for
the 10th InASEA conference, the applicant should write a short biography (up to 500 words),
describe her/his PhD project and highlight ways in which InASEA conference will be useful
to her/his PhD project (up to 1000 words).
Women junior scholars are especially encouraged to apply.
The InASEA Reviewing Committee that will be reviewing the abstracts for the 10th InASEA
Congress, will also bring the decision about the awarded junior scholars.
The deadline to apply for the Junior Scholar Award is the same as the extended deadline to
submit the abstract for the 10th InASEA Congress – 28th of February 2020, and should be sent
to firstname.lastname@example.org. The notification for the Junior Scholar Award will be sent by 30th
of April 2020, only to those who will be awarded.