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Anthropology Department Scholarships

The department has several scholarships that are available to undergraduate and graduate students.  To apply for the below listed scholarships, go to Boise State’s Financial Aid website.

  • Silver Archaeological Award.  The Charlotte and Perry Silver Scholarship in Archaeological Studies award provides support of student research projects in archaeology.
  • The John and Florence Schaertl Archaeology Scholarship.  In 1992 the John and Florence Schaertl Archaeology Scholarship in archaeology was established in support of students pursuing a career in archaeology. As co-founders of the Idaho Archaeological Society, the Schaertl’s had long supported anthropology at Boise State University.
  • The Wesley Hurt Scholarship.  The Wesley R. and Mary Hurt Endowed Scholarship provides support of student research projects in archaeology.

There are also Idaho Resident Scholarships available, as well as many private and/or national scholarship opportunities.  For more information on scholarships at Boise State University, you may visit the Financial Aid website.

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Jane C. Waldbaum Archaeological Field School Scholarship

Sponsor: Archaeological Institute of America
Program Number: 98176
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SYNOPSIS:  Established in honor of AIA Past 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. Deadline: March 1