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Program Changes in 2010

January 28, 2010

Program Changes

The Wenner-Gren Foundation is pleased to announce an increase in the maximum grant amount for the Dissertation Fieldwork Grant from $15,000 to $20,000 for applications submitted by the May 1, 2010 deadline. This brings the maximum amount for this program in line with the maximum for Wenner-Gren Post-Ph.D Research Grants and for National Science Foundation Dissertation Improvement Grants in Anthropology, Archaeology and Biological Anthropology.

This increase is made possible by improvements in the financial markets over the past year. The Foundation is dependent entirely on the income ge