Underwater, Marine, Maritime Archaeology Travel Grant

2013 ACUA George Fischer Student Travel Award

The Advisory Council on Underwater Archaeology is pleased to announce the 2013 ACUA George Fischer Student Travel Award. This award of $1,000.00 (USD) will be offered to help fund travel costs for the upcoming 2013 SHA Conference in Leicester, UK, and will be granted to an international student presenting a paper on an underwater or maritime archaeology topic at this Conference.

To be eligible for consideration, students interested in applying for this award must currently be enrolled, and in good academic standing, in a graduate degree program (includes full-time, part-time, or thesis/dissertation hours only).

Preference is given to international students. International students are considered to be those students residing or studying in a country other than the country where the conference is being held.

To apply for this award you must submit the following:
1. Curriculum vitae
2. Short covering letter
3. A short essay on the subject to be presented at SHA; 1,000 words maximum

Submissions will be judged on academic merit and relevance to the field of underwater and maritime archaeology.
All application materials must be sent to ACUA Chair Marc-André Bernier at mabacua@gmail.com and to ACUA Secretary Amanda Evans at amevans@gmail.com by 15 September 2012.

This infomation can also be found here: http://www.sha.org/documents/ACUAGeorgeFischerStudentTravelAwardflyer.pdf