SAMEA conference 2017: Registration now open

The South African Monitoring and Evaluation Association (SAMEA) Conference registration is now open. The conference will take place at the Hilton Sandton in Johannesburg on 23 – 27 October 2017.


Early Registration: 18 September 2017
Late Registration: After 18 September 2017

 Registration Fee includes:

Congress delegate brochure and contents
Access to all conference sessions and the exhibition area
Teas daily
Lunches daily

The SAMEA None Member Registration Fee includes a one year SAMEA Membership in the rate


Students registered for a degree at a South African University or a University in Africa, young professionals and others who have a demonstrable interest in monitoring and evaluation related to their current employment, may apply for financial support to participate in the Conference. Preference will be given to student need, particularly for those from previously disadvantaged background in South Africa.

The scholarship provides funding for deserving delegates to attend the conference and the SAMEA AGM, which is compulsory.

Definition of Young/Emerging Evaluators:

  • Evaluators under age of 30 years OR
  • Novice evaluators who have less than 5 years of professional experience OR
  • Recent university graduates who are interested and willing to join the evaluation profession OR
  • Development professionals who have technical knowledge on evaluation and willing to become professional evaluators.
  • For the purposes of this call, they are also expected to be active members of SAMEA.

Successful applicants will need to make their own transport arrangements during the Conference week as SAMEA will not be paying the daily transport between place of residence and the Conference Centre to attend the Conference.

Scholarship awards are dependent on the specific identified need of the applicant, and may cover the Conference and/or Pre-conference Registration Fees, up to 6 nights’ board and lodging near the Conference venue and/or assist with travel costs to Conference venue.

To apply for a scholarship please download and complete the application form. CLICK HERE to download an application form. Applications close on 07 August 2017

For more information visit the conference website: