SfAA offers several Student Travel Awards to help offset some of the expences for traveling to the Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, UT, March 22-26, 2022. Please visit the links below to review the eligibility. Deadline for submission is December 20. Click here for online submissions.
John Bodley Student Travel Award: honors an international scholar whose career focused on the impact of development on indigenous peoples. $500 awarded each year to a student presenting a paper/poster at the SfAA Annual Meeting.
The Human Rights Defender Travel Award: provides a $500 travel scholarship each year for a student to attend the annual meetings of the Society.
The Del Jones Memorial Travel Award: intended to increase minority participation in SfAA, particularly African American participation. Supports two travel grants of $500 for students to attend the annual meeting of the Society.
The Gil Kushner Memorial Travel Award: in memory of Gil Kushner’s pathbreaking work in anthropology and his dedication to students’ ability to experience early field research. Two awards of $500 each are available to students accepted to the annual meeting and presenting work concerned with the persistence of cultural groups.
The Beatrice Medicine Award: two $500 awards offered in honor of Dr. Beatrice Medicine to assist students in attending the annual Society meeting.
The Edward H. & Rosamond B. Spicer Travel Awards: commemorating the Spicers’ concern in the intellectual and practical growth of students in social sciences. Two $500 awards are available to students accepted to present a paper at the annual meeting discussing some concern for “community.”
Student Endowed Award: a student-administered, $500 award covering the costs of a one-year student membership and travel to the annual meeting.
Involuntary Resettlement Travel Award: A $500 travel grant for students in Anthropology and related social sciences interested in researching and writing about development-caused population displacement and involuntary resettlement.