Four scholarships will be awarded to enable young researchers to participate in the conference. These include exemption from the conference fee and accommodation in the student residence (but not the meals).

To be eligible for selection, you should:

  •  Either be a university student at Master’s or doctoral level or a post-doctoral researcher
  •  Under 35 years of age

Applicants will be assessed on:

  • Their contribution to hymnological research
  • The relevance of the research area to the current conference theme

Applicants are required to submit an application with supporting documents including:

  • A 300-word abstract describing the topic you wish to present at the conference
  • A letter of support from your university
  • Evidence of financial hardship, if applicable

Requisite to receiving the grant is the presentation of a sectional paper during the conference and to publish a written report of this presentation in the IAH Bulletin.

Please send your application to the IAH Secretariat by 1 May 2024. The IAH Board will then decide on the allocation. You will then be notified of the decision by 8 May 2024 at the latest.