(A)musing anthropologist Posted January 21, 2010 Share Posted January 21, 2010 DANIEL H.WEISKOTTEN SCHOLARSHIP FUND ***** AWARD OF $ 500 ***** & ***** a year’s membership in NYSAA****** Administered by the William M. Beauchamp Chapter of the New York State Archaeological Association TO APPLY FOR THIS AWARD, A STUDENT MUST BE A NEW YORK RESIDENT ENROLLED IN AN ACCREDITED NEW YORK STATE COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY UNDERGRADUATE ANTHROPOLOGY or HISTORY PROGRAM. THE STUDENT APPLICANT MUST HAVE COMPLETED A MINIMUM OF 30 CREDIT HOURS, BE MAJORING IN ANTHROPOLOGY OR HISTORY AND BE INTENDING A CAREER IN ARCHAEOLOGY (PREHISTORIC, HISTORIC, MILITARY, INDUSTRIAL, UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY OR MUSEOLOGY) AND HAVE A FINANCIAL NEED. THE APPLICANT MUST PROVIDE: 1). A CURRENT COLLEGE TRANSCRIPT SHOWING A “B” AVERAGE OR BETTER 2). A FINANCIAL NEED STATEMENT (financial aid verification form from college) 3). A LETTER DESCRIBING INVOLVEMENT IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL PROJECTS, A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF FINANCIAL NEED AND FUTURE PLANS (stated in the applicant’s own words & writing) 4). A RECOMMENDATION FROM A PROFESSIONAL ARCHAEOLOGIST APPLICATION FOR THIS AWARD MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN the last day of FEBRUARY. It is advised materials be sent earlier in the event the committee has questions. All materials are to be sent to Dr. Ellis McDowell-Loudan at the following address. Dr. ELLIS McDOWELL - LOUDAN BOX 502 3 WEST ACADEMY ST. McGRAW, NY 13101 A committee composed of professional and avocational members of the Beauchamp Chapter will review the applications in March and select the award recipient. THE AWARD WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE NYSAA ANNUAL MEETING IN APRIL Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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