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Questions about Plan of Study and Professional Goals

The application form requires you to answer the following three questions about your proposed plan of study, your research interests, and your professional goals or plans. Applicants are advised to read the questions and instructions carefully as they develop their answers.

Question 1: What is your plan for study/training? Describe your plan for study/training, including your background in anthropology and reasons for undertaking additional study or training. [one page]

It is important to describe your background in anthropology and/or in related disciplines. You must outline your academic and personal reasons for wanting to pursue a higher degree in anthropology. You should also provide a strong justification for choosing your Host Institution. This justification should emphasize your training and research goals in anthropology. It is important to avoid generalities and to provide sufficient detail for the Foundation to understand why you have chosen your particular institution and sponsor.