Awards and Funding Opportunities

AAPA Opportunities

Student Travel Award: students planning on attending the annual meeting should apply for a travel award! 

Student Presentation Awards: students presenting poster or podium presentations at the annual meeting can be considered for a number of student presentation awards. 

Committee on Diversity IDEAS (Increasing Diversity in Evolutionary Anthropological Sciences) Program: students can participate in a day-long science and mentoring workshop for undergraduate and graduate students at the AABA meetings, networking events throughout the meeting, and a virtual mentoring network throughout the year. IDEAS Student Scholars receive travel funding. 

Other Funding Opportunities 

National Science Foundation Funding Index

Extensive list of other funding sources compiled by Wenner Gren

AIA’s fellowships, grants, and scholarships

Extensive list of funding sources by the American Anthropological Association

RAI Biological Anthropology Small Grant Scheme