We understand that excavating can be a costly endeavor for students so we are happy to announce a number of scholarships and travel grants are now available for students wishing to excavate at Tel Azekah!
The Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society
The Anglo-Israel Archaeological Society provides a limited number of grants per year for students of archaeology and related subjects in Great Britain to help with travel expenses for archaeological research or participation in an excavation in Israel.
Grants: up to £500
Requirements: Must be studying in the UK at time of application and a member of the Anglo-Israel Aechaeological Society. Application must also include two academic references.
Application due date: 20th March 2019
More information and application forms: http://aias.org.uk/student-grants/
Biblical Archaeology Society
The Biblical Archaeology Society, publisher of BAR, annually offers dig scholarships of $2,000 each to people desiring to participate in a dig and demonstrating financial need.
Grant: Up to $2,000
Requirements: Application must include two references – academic or professional.
Application due date: 15th March 2019
More information and application forms: www.digs.bib-arch.org/scholarships/