2022 Subvention Awardees Announced

AAHS annually awards a total of $5,000 towards the publication of works of particular interest to our community. We are pleased to announce this year’s awardees.

Robert Stokes, Katherine Dungan, and Jakob Sedig for the publication of 50 color images in Mogollon Communal Spaces and Places in the Greater American Southwest. This volume will be published by the University of Utah Press. $500.00

Samantha Fladd to  cover costs for figure reuse, color printing, and to help reduce the cost of  Capturing Water: Puebloan Resilience and Agricultural Sustainability in Chaco Canyon,  a book that compiles Gwinn Vivians work on agricultural practices and water management in Chaco Canyon. The volume will be published by the University of Utah Press.  $2000.00

Shelby Tisdale for No Place for a Lady: The Life Story of Archaeologist Marjorie F. Lambert,  a New Mexico anthropologist who has not been well recognized for her collaborative work or work with  museums, but was an important NM scholar, although appears in compilations about women anthropologists in the 20th century. This volume will be published by the University of Arizona Press. $1500.00

Susan Ryan (editor) for Research, Education, and American Indian Partnerships at the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center. According to Ryan, “the primary purpose of this volume is to celebrate the Crow Canyon Archaeological Center’s contributions in the past, present, and future by providing a backdrop to the non-profit’s humble beginnings in the 1980s and highlight key mission accomplishments in American Indian initiatives, public education, and archaeological research since that time.” The requested funds will help offset the costs of distributing a free electronic version of the book for free to communities. This volume will be published by the University Press of Colorado. $1,000.00

Presidents Message

2023 Research and Travel Grants

It’s time to start thinking about applying for a 2023 Research or Travel Grant. AAHS accepts applications between Jan 1 and Feb 15. You must be an AAHS member to apply.

Research Grants up to $1,000 are available. Travel grants are also awarded in amounts up to $500 to support or present research. Research in archaeology, anthropology, history, or ethnology in the US Southwest and NW Mexico are considered. For more information. 




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