Meeting Access Grant Application Available

Deadline for the first round is August 15, 2022

Jul 26, 2022
The Society for American Archaeology (SAA) announces the first round of Meeting Access Grants—up to $500 to successful applicants to defray travel, hotel, visa, poster printing, childcare, meeting registration, and other expenses that may be barriers to participating in the SAA 88th Annual Meeting in Portland Oregon. There will be two rounds of funding. The deadline for the first round of applications is August 15, 2022, and the deadline for the second application round will be November 15, 2022.
 
Applicants must be current members of the SAA and must belong to one (or more) of the following categories: student (undergraduate and graduate); first-generation college student; international member*; Indigenous, Native American, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, and First Nations person; and/or first-time presenter at the SAA 88th Annual Meeting.
 

Click here to download the application form

More information on the Meeting Access Grant is available at https://www.saa.org/annual-meeting/registration-info (scroll down for the information). 

Applicants for the first round of funding will hear the result of their applications on September 1. Please note that the call for submissions closes September 8 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time.
 
* Following SAA Membership categories, international membership is afforded to persons living in Latin America and countries not listed below: Australia, Bahrain, Bermuda, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Libya, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sultanate of Oman, Singapore, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United States, or Western Europe.
 
The SAA board and staff thank the donors to the Meeting Access Fund for making this support possible. We especially appreciate Jeffrey and Debbie Altschul and Bob Kelley for offering matching grants to get this program started.