Grant 2021

The conditions of application described below are those that were valid for the 2020 edition of the annual conference, now postponed. The application requirements for the 2021 edition will be specified at a later date.



You are a young member and you would like to be more involved in CECA activities? You would like to participate to the CECA Annual Conference in Leuven, Belgium? This grant is for you. This year four grants are available for CECA Young Members. The grant will cover economy class airfare, accommodation and conference fees to a maximum of 1200 €.


  • Be a CECA member in a personal or institutional capacity and have paid the registration fee in the year of application;
  • Be 40 years old or younger at the time of the Annual Conference in Leuven;
  • Be able to attend the Conference and actively participate to one of the Special Interests Groups as soon as you are declared as one of the scholarship recipients. Visit the for information concerning the different Interests Groups.

Note: Members of the CECA Board cannot be candidates


  • Present a CV including your name, date of birth, institutional affiliation (if any), ICOM membership number (photocopy of your ICOM CARD) and all contact details.
  • Send a 200-word motivation letter about why you would like to be involved in one of the Special Interests Groups for the Annual CECA Conference in Leuven, Belgium. Send to Jeanine Pollard no later than May 4th, 2020, at CECAyoungmembersgrant[at]

Note: Proposals that do not follow the described procedure, for example, that are submitted late, are not considered.