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About the award

The Faculty Board of Human, Social, and Political Science invites applications for the Anthony Wilkin Studentship in Ethnology and Archaeology and for grants from the Anthony Wilkin Fund. The Fund is devoted to the encouragement of research in Ethnology and Archaeology. For the Studentship, preference is given to candidates who have obtained honours in the Archaeological and Anthropological Tripos or have been approved for the award of the degree of Master of Philosophy having followed a course under the supervision of the Degree Committee for the Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science. For grants, preference is given to current Cambridge graduate students; UTOs, Postdoctoral Fellows and scholars affiliated with the University of Cambridge desiring to pursue research in Ethnology or Anthropology or Archaeology. The value of individual awards, including both grants and the Studentship, will be decided by the Management Committee after reviewing all applications.

Basis of granting the award: 
Academic Merit
Number Range: 
1 to 5

Timing

Apply from: 
Monday, 2 September, 2019
Apply by: 
Saturday, 30 May, 2020
Results date: 
Tuesday, 30 June, 2020

Applying

Separate application needed: 
Yes
How to apply: 

Applications must be sent to Anna O’Mahoney (administrator@arch.cam.ac.uk) no later than 30th May. Letters of reference (two for the Studentship, one for grants) should be sent directly to administrator@arch.cam.ac.uk by referees, to arrive no later than 30th May. The application form can be downloaded from: https://www.arch.cam.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate-funding/funding

Additional eligibility criteria: 
For the Studentship, preference is given to candidates who have obtained honours in the Archaeological and Anthropological Tripos or have been approved for a Masters having followed a course in HSPS
For grants, preference is given to current Cambridge graduate students; UTOs, Postdoctoral Fellows and scholars affiliated with the University of Cambridge desiring to pursue research in Ethnology or Anthropology or Archaeology
Full or part time: 
Full Time

Amount

Award value options: 
Amount
Award minimum value: 
£100
Award maximum value: 
£500
How long is the award for: 
N/A

Eligibility

Fee status: 
EU
Home
Overseas
Country you live in: 
All Countries
Citizenship: 
All Countries

Study area, type and level

Departments: 
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of Archaeology
Colleges: 
All
Qualifications: 
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Research area: 
Archaeology
Ethnology
Anthropology
Who is eligible: 
Applying to a course
Already on a course

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