Grants & Eligibility
Presently AAHS awards over $25,000 annually to researchers and educators.
The funds to support these awards are raised from donations and a number of generous bequests.
- Membership in the Society is required to apply for any of these grants (except the F. Lewis Orrell, Jr. Curriculum Development Grant and the Douglas B. Craig Memorial Grant).
- Applicants must be involved in study or research focused on the southwestern United States or northwestern Mexico. The study or research must be in one of the following disciplines – archaeology, socio-cultural anthropology, linguistic anthropology, biological anthropology, Native American studies, ethnohistory, or history.
- Applicants can submit proposals for each grant category. Only one award will be granted per applicant per year.
- Research Grants may not be used for the purchase of equipment.
For Further Information contact Katherine Cerino, Chair AAHS Research Grants Committee