Membership Benefits

EATS membership is renewed annually and is valid from 1 January to 31 December. Our online registration system is now active. There are several benefits for being an EATS member:

  1. eligibility to apply for EATS Young Scholar Award, EATS Library Grant, and Small Research Grant;
  2. lower rate of conference registration fee;
  3. you will receive an EATS email account which will enable you to access all the previous EATS conference papers available;
  4. you will have a personal profile page in EATS website if you wish;
  5. you will often receive news/information about EATS and Taiwan Studies communities around the world;
  6. you will receive a major discount to subscribe to the International Journal of Taiwan Studies.

How to register

If you want to become an EATS member, please follow these steps to complete your membership registration:

  1. Fill in personal information.
  2. Select membership type (non-student or student).
  3. Once submitted, you’ll receive an invoice with payment method instructions. Please make your payment accordingly.
  4. Upon receipt of your payment, you’ll receive the EATS Treasurer’s receipt and a link to a 2nd form.
  5. Fill in the additional information, which will form the basis of your online profile on EATS Website in the future.
  6. Once completed, you’ll receive a welcome message from the EATS Board.

If you wish to renew your membership, please log in using your email account to fill in a simplified version of the online form.
EATS Membership fee, 1 January–31 December 2024

  • Non-student member €50
  • Student member €35

We appreciate your support. Please pay your annual fee and become an EATS member.

Please use the form below to register.


    (1) This is for the purpose of conference administration. Please select according to your gender identification.

    (2) Please write the Given Name and Surname as spelt in your passport.

    Payment Options:

    Discounted rates for combined membership and IJTS annual subscription.

    EATS membership only

    Non-student – 50 EURStudent – 35 EUR

    EATS membership + annual subscription to IJTS (e-copy)

    Non-student – 70 EURStudent – 65 EUR

    As required by Brill, the publisher of IJTS, your postal address is required for their record keeping. Please leave your postal address here regardless of whether you subscribe to an e-copy or a print copy of the journal. If you do not leave a postal address, we will use your institution's address as your default address. If you subscribe to a print copy, this will mean that the journal will be posted to your institution's address. For non-subscriber, please type 'not applicable'.

    * Please note that we do not accept cash payment of membership and conference fees. All payments should be made in advance, using PayPal or bank transfer.

    Once your payment is cleared, you will receive an email confirmation with official receipt from EATS.

    (a) Payment using PayPal (

    If you do not live in the Euro Zone, we encourage you to pay via PayPal. It is very easy to get a PayPal account which can be linked to your credit card no matter in which country the credit card was issued. Please pay your fees via PayPal to Depending on your options, please pay with the following subject:

    EATS2024 payment + Your Name

    (b) Payment through international bank transfer

    If you live within the Euro Zone, we encourage you to pay by international bank transfer to:

    EATS European Association of Taiwan Studies e.V.
    c/o Tübingen University
    Keplerstr. 2
    72074 Tübingen, Germany
    Bank: Postbank
    IBAN: DE15 1001 0010 0040 8171 06

    Depending on your options, please pay with the following reference:

    EATS2024 payment + Your Name

    After submitting the form, you should receive an email with the confirmation and the amount to pay. If there are any issues, contact