Announcing the F. Lewis Orrell Jr. Bequest Curriculum Development Award

Offers grants on average of $500 per teacher, for a maximum of $5,000 awarded annually for curriculum enhancement related to the archaeology, history, or anthropology of the American Southwest. Proposals accepted from any public or publiccharter elementary, middle, or high school located in Southern Arizona.

Awards will be granted on a competitive basis. These grants are available thanks to a generous bequest to AAHS from F. Lewis Orrell Jr.



How to apply:

  • Funds may be requested for materials, supplies, textbooks, bus transportation, or other instructional materials.
  • Funds can also be used direct expenses (travel, enrollment costs) for K12 teacher Con- tinuing Education courses related to the archaeology, anthropology, or history of the southwestern United States.
  • The proposal must clearly demonstrate that the money received will be sufficient to accomplish your project, either in entirety, or as matched with other funds.
  • Include a detailed budget.
  • The written (nonbudget) portion of the proposal should not be more than 2 pages (double spaced, 11 point font).

June 30, 2019 is the application deadline. Applications submitted this form. Questions:

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