Application for EuroSEAS Masterclass 2023 in Southeast Asia

The European Association for Southeast Asian Studies (EuroSEAS) organizes a masterclass for a small number (maximum 9) of PhD students who work on Southeast Asia in the field of the Humanities and Social Sciences.Unlike the former masterclasses that were always held in conjunction with the EuroSEAS conference, this year, for the first time, the masterclass will take place in Southeast Asia, as an independent event on 22 & 23 May 2023 in cooperation with the State University of Malang, in Malang, East-Java, Indonesia.As in former editions, during the workshop the PhD students are expected either to discuss their research proposal (first-year students) or a key chapter of their thesis (advanced students), and to co-comment on another PhD candidate’s work. A panel of carefully selected senior Southeast Asia scholars covering a broad range of specializations will provide constructive feedback on the submitted materials.


Eligible PhD 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 their supervisor

to the secretary of EuroSEAS, Sikko Visscher:


The closing date for submissions is 24 March 2023.

Selection results

The selection results will be announced on 15 April 2023.