Funding for Anthropology Students

The following funding sources offer a sampling of some of the major sources Anthropology graduate students might consider. Some sources cover specific applications including funding field research and dissertation completion, while others are more open. Please try additional Internet searches as some sources are quite specialized. Also, be sure to ask your fellow graduate students and faculty for tips concerning locating and applying for funding. Consider using University funding resources (e.g., workshops) and also note the funding received by scholars in your area of research.

Please also note that UNLV students, faculty, and staff have access to the Pivot Funding Opportunities Database, where you can access thousands of available grants and perform customized searches depending on your specialized field of study.