Ward Weakly Scholarship

The Colorado Council of Professional Archaeologists is offering small scholarships to students who are doing work in Colorado Archaeology; this work must contribute to an understanding of Colorado archaeology and be an educational experience or activity for the recipient.

Ward Weakly

Ward Weakly
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Award amounts may be up to $750.00 for projects such as, but not limited to:

  • Radiocarbon, Archaeomagnetic or Other Dating
  • Faunal/Flora Analyses
  • Petrographic Analyses
  • Pollen/Phytolith Sampling/Analyses
  • Dendrochronological Dating/Environmental Analyses
  • Flotation Analyses
  • Travel to present a professional paper*
  • Support for participation in a relevant workshop*
  • Housing at a professional meeting where a paper is presented*
  • Support for a specific aspect of an undergraduate Honors Thesis, Master’s thesis, or PhD Dissertation
  • Computer supplies/Software for a specific Project
  • Support for a specific aspect of an archaeological field/laboratory project**
  • Remote sensing activities
  • Archival Research
  • Oral History

Applicants must be majoring in anthropology or an allied field

For further information, contact:

Dr. Mark Mitchell
Email
303/439-4098

*Applications to present a professional paper must be accompanied by a copy of that paper.
**Expendable supplies/equipment only – no capital equipment.

Download Ward Weakly application here

(Applications are due 1 March and 1 November)

Download Past Ward Weakly recipients here