Anthropology Scholarships

Search free scholarships from our database for students of anthropology, or students of similar programs. Some of these scholarships apply to Canadian students, and others apply to American students, and many apply to both!

Scholarship Amount Deadline Region of Study Level of Study
Getty Scholar Grants

Getty Scholars may be in residence from three to nine months: 

Three-month residency: September to December, January to March, April to June: $17,200
Six-month residency: September to March, January to June: $42,000
Nine-month residency: September to June: $65,000

 

Please check back in Summer 2021 to apply for the 2021-2022 cycle.

 

Post-graduate

 

Worldwide (all nationalities)

 

Leo J. Krysa Family Undergraduate Scholarship

$3,500

 

UPDATE: This scholarship program appears to be on pause due to COVID-19. Please check back in the winter of 2021 for an update.

 

Undergraduate

 

Canada

 

Indspire Post-Secondary Education Scholarship

Varies

 

February 1; August 1; November 1 at 11:59 p.m. PT (annually)

 

Full-time one-year certificate or diploma programs, undergraduate and graduate degree programs from an accredited post- secondary institution. 

 

Canada (Study outside of Canada is permitted at the graduate level).

 

Kate B. and Hall J. Peterson Fellowships

$1,850 per month or $1,350 per month including housing in the Society's Fellow's Residence

 

January 15, annually

 

Doctoral candidates

 

United States (location of fellowship)

 

Nancy “Penny” Schwartz Undergraduate Student Essay Award

$100

 

June 30, annually

 

Undergraduate

 

Not specified

 

Bennetta Jules-Rosette Graduate Essay Award

$500

 

June 30, annually

 

Graduate (must not have completed Ph.D. yet)

 

Not specified