Awards

Award and Funding Opportunities

Snil “Sunny” Sahanan Memorial Scholarship for UTM Anthropology undergraduate students

Awarded to a full-time UofT Mississauga student enrolled in an Anthropology Specialist, Major or Minor Program. The student should have a record of social activism and is required to write an essay on “the importance of non-violence in international relations and world peace.”

Snil “Sunny” Sahanan Memorial Scholarship


Undergraduate Student Experience Fund for UTM Anthropology undergraduate students

Grants may be awarded to UofT Mississauga students enrolled in Anthropology Specialist, Major or Minor Programs for approved expeses relating to participation in conferences, professional development, or non-UTM field schools.

Undergraduate Student Experience Fund


UTM Experiential Learning Bursaries

Some UTM Anthropology experiential learning courses may be eligible for the UTM Experiential Learning Bursary program. 

UTM Experiential Learning Bursaries


Association of Part-Time Undergraduate Students’ (APUS) Scholarship and Bursary program

Visit the APUS website for more information about the APUS General Bursary, Jovita Nagy Bursary, and Marija Hutchison Bursary for part-time undergraduate students. APUS is providing a set number of bursaries to part-time undergraduate students who self-identify as Indigenous, Black, Queer and Trans, and/or disabled students/students with disabilities.

APUS Bursaries


Field School Funding

If you want to participate in a field school opportunity, we have a list of funding opportunities available.

Field School Funding


Other Opportunities (non-UTM)

Association of Professional Archaeologists (Ontario):

Archaeology Division of the American Anthropological Association:

The Ontario Archaeological Society (OAS) awards:

  • Valerie Sonstenes Student Research Fund 
  • Student Paper-Poster Award