Daniel H. Weiskotten Scholarship Fund 2018

AWARD OF $750

&

1 year membership in NYSAA

Administered by the

William M. Beauchamp Chapter of the New York State Archaeological Association

To apply for this award, a student must be a New York state resident enrolled in an accredited New York state college or university undergraduate anthropology or history program.  The student applicant must have completed a minimum of 30 credit hours; be majoring in anthropology or history; and be intending to pursue a career in archaeology (prehistoric, historic, military, industrial, underwater archaeology or museology); and have a financial need.

The applicant must provide:

1).   A current college transcript showing a “B” average or better.

2).   A financial need statement (financial aid verification form from the college).

3).   A letter describing involvement in archaeological projects; a brief description of financial need; and future plans (stated in the applicant’s own words & writing).

4).   A recommendation from a professional archaeologist.

Application for this award must be postmarked no later than March 15th, 2018.  It is advised that materials be sent as early as possible in the event that the committee has questions.  All materials are to be sent to dr. Ellis McDowell-Loudan at the following address.

Dr. Ellis McDowell – Loudan
3 West Academy St., Box 502
McGraw, NY 13101

A committee composed of professional and avocational members of the Beauchamp Chapter will review the applications after March 22nd, and select the award recipient.

The award winner will be announced at the 102nd NYSAA Annual Meeting, April 27-29, 2018 at the Comfort Inn and Suites, Syracuse, New York.

Beauchamp Scholarship Announcement (64.9 KiB)