The Olivia James Traveling Fellowship is a $25,000 fellowship offered by the Archaeological Institute of America to one graduate student, PhD candidate, or recent recipient per year. The goal of this fellowship is to study within the following areas: in Greece, Cyprus, the Aegean Islands, Sicily, southern Italy, Asia Minor (Turkey) or Mesopotamia (that is, the territory between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, that is modern Iraq and parts of northern Syria and eastern Turkey).
Applicant must be a United States citizen. To be eligible, applicants must be members of the AIA at the time of application and until the end of the fellowship term. Preference will be given to individuals engaged in dissertation research or to those who received their Ph.D. within five years of the application deadline.
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