Archaeological Institute of America is providing Annual Fellowship Program for PhD Students to Study Abroad, New York, 2012
Scholarship Program: Olivia James Traveling Fellowship
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: U.S. Citizen
Employer: Archaeological Institute of America
Level of study: PhD
Duration: one year
Number of awards: Not Known
Am I eligible? Applicant must be a United States citizen. Preference will be given to individuals engaged in dissertation research or to those who received their Ph.D. within five years of the application deadline. Recipients may not hold other major fellowships during the requested tenure of the Olivia James award.
How do I apply? Online
What does it cover? Fellowship award amount will be $25, 000.
Scholarship Description: The award is to be used for travel and study in Greece (the modern state), Cyprus, the Aegean Islands, Sicily, southern Italy (that is, the Italian provinces of Campania, Molise, Apulia, Basilicata, and Calabria), Asia Minor (Turkey) or Mesopotamia (that is, the territory between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, that is modern Iraq and parts of northern Syria and eastern Turkey). Although the proposal may require travel outside these areas, the majority of travel proposed must be within them. The award is not intended to support field excavation projects. AIA fellowship funds may not be used for institutional overhead, institutional administrative recovery costs, or institutional indirect costs.
Application closing date: 1 November, 2012