Field School

Funding your Summer Research

The Department of Anthropology offers funding to supplement your summer research. Through a generous grant provided by alumnus Paul Liebman, we can help fund your summer research project.

Paul A. Liebman Engaged Anthropology Research Award

Priority Deadline: March 15, 2018. After March 15 applications will be accepted on a rolling basis: Apply here


Summer 2018

The 2018 Valley of Peace Archaeology (VOPA): Field School in Belize, Central America

Exploring Ancient Maya Settlement in the fields of Yalbac, Belize (May 19 - June 30, 2018). 


ANTH 454 & 455 (6 credit hours)

Application deadline: March 15, 2018; notification by March 20, 2018. 

Click here for the flyer and application here.



Winter Field Schools

Anthropology: Primate Behavior, Ecology, Ecosystem Sustainability and Conservation in Costa Rica

MonkeyANTH 445, 4 credits

On Campus Class Meetings: Mandatory once per week class meetings during the Fall semester and first 4 weeks of the Spring semester.
Program Dates Abroad: December 27, 2017 - January 14, 2018

Application Deadline: September 15, 2017