The Anthropology Department recognizes students on the Dean's List, inductees to Lambda Alpha, and those with outstanding senior theses along with those awarded the Ed Jelks Award and the Martin Nickels Scholarship. Submission details can be found on each scholarship application form. All scholarship applications are due March 30, 2018.
Study Abroad Scholarship
The Sociology/Anthropology Dept. has a Study Abroad Scholarship available to undergraduates majoring in Sociology or Anthropology, and have been accepted to a study abroad program. . The minimum award will be $500. Apply online through the link below.
Dr. Ed Jelks was awarded a lifetime achievement award at the 2010 annual meeting of the Illinois Archaeological Survey. Outstanding seniors who have achieved academic excellence and participate in the Society of Student Anthropologists or other endeavors are given an award in his honor.
The Martin Nickels Scholarship
The Martin Nickels Scholarship is a $750 scholarship intended to help undergraduate students pay for field school experiences. Applications will be available in the spring of 2018.