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Best paper

There are 2 Best Paper Awards i.e. one for Practitioner and one for Academician for the 23rd PAQS Congress. This is to recognise their best contents and presentation. The papers to be judged on originality, significance, correctness and clarity.

The PAQS–Iwata Foundation 2019 Travelling Scholarship Competition

The Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors established the PAQS-Iwata Foundation in 2008 for the purpose of promoting the QS profession and the professional development of young quantity surveyors in the PAQS region. The Foundation is now sponsoring an international essay competition for young members from PAQS member countries.

The competition winner will receive travel airfares, 3 nights’ accommodation and full registration for their attendance at PAQS Kuching 2019.

Entries for the competition are now being accepted and will close on Monday, 3rd June 2019. Properly completed essays should be emailed to the PAQS Secretariat at  For more details, visit