SAA Historically Underrepresented Groups Scholarships (ongoing)

Click here for more information The SAA Historically Underrepresented Groups Scholarship (HUGS) helps increase the number of under-represented minorities obtaining degrees in archaeology. It provides funding to minority archaeology students, helping them enhance their education and successfully prepare for a variety of careers in archaeology and heritage management. The scholarship …

Waldbaum Archaeological Field School Scholarship – Due March 1, 2020

Deadline: March 1, 2020 – Click here for more information Established in honor of AIA Honorary President Jane Waldbaum, this scholarship is intended to help students who are planning to participate in archaeological field work for the first time. Students majoring in archaeology or related disciplines are especially encouraged to apply. …

SAA Native American Scholarships Fund (ongoing)

Click here for more information from the Society for American Archaeology The Native American Scholarships Fund is an endowment established to foster a sense of shared purpose and positive interaction between archaeologists and Native Americans. Scholarships are open to all Native peoples from anywhere in the Americas, Alaska Natives, Native …

ASOR Scholarship – Due Jan. 15, 2020

HARRIS EXCAVATION GRANT APPLICATION AND INFORMATION – click for more info ASOR expects to award a grant of $5,000 in 2020 to support an ASOR-affiliated field project. The award will be made to the PI of an ASOR-affliated project. The application deadline is January 15, 2020. We hope to announce the …

WWII Memorial Commission

“The monument is for all those who contributed to the World War II effort. Those who fought overseas and those who sacrificed here at home” (from House Bill 369). Created by 2019 Utah Legislature Sponsored by Representative Jennifer Dailey-Provost and Senator Kirk Cullimore, the Utah Legislature created the World War …

TreadLightly!

Tread Lightly! and its partners lead a national initiative to protect and enhance recreation access and opportunities by promoting outdoor ethics to heighten individuals’ sense of good stewardship. Tread Lightly!’s goal is to balance the needs of the people who enjoy outdoor recreation with our need to maintain healthy ecosystems …

Project Discovery

Nine Mile Canyon is referred to as “the world’s longest art gallery” and is home to thousands of archaeological sites which are listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. Located outside of Price, Utah, it was home to various indigenous peoples as early as 6,000 A.D. with occupation …

Utah Office of Outdoor Recreation Grants

The Office of Outdoor Recreation is pleased to announce details for the upcoming 2020 grant workshop tour. (And in case you haven’t heard, the Office of Outdoor Recreation now offers three unique grant opportunities!) The Utah Outdoor Recreation Grant (UORG) provides matching grant funding to build new outdoor recreation infrastructure. UORG projects offer economic opportunities, …

Nine Mile Canyon StoryMap

Learn all about the history of Nine Mile Canyon with this engaging StoryMap created by the talented Kate Whitesides! https://www.arcgis.com/apps/Cascade/index.html?appid=1c0130999c4e4dffa65c0532367c05d3&fbclid=IwAR3AwOL5K25DP6PGDDqNo1GagEDwOjjptgZn6zGLS9t9yMLtBtlgt5_KJgc   In honor of Stewardship Day 2019, Kate created this map that points out some of the highlights curated by Project Discovery on a driving tour of the canyon. During …

PaleoWest Foundation Scholarships – Due Oct. 1

The PaleoWest Foundation supports “archaeological research, education, and preservation worldwide to advance the profession and create and sustain knowledge relevant to today’s world.” The foundation also offers two scholarship grant programs: The PaleoWest Foundation Graduate Scholarship and the PaleoWest Foundation Native American Scholarship. Both scholarship applications must be submitted by …