AAA is pleased to announce the return of the Student Research Grants Scheme in 2016. These competitive research grants award funding for costs directly related to archaeological research undertaken by Honours and Postgraduate students, including fieldwork and analysis of data.

The amounts awarded are a maximum of $750 for an Honours or Masters by Coursework student, $1200 for a Masters by Research candidate, and $1800 for a PhD candidate. Full details and conditions of the awards are provided in the attached document.

Application Process

Applicants are required to provide a project outline (1-2 pages), budget, budget justification, and a reference letter from the student’s supervisor, in addition to the completed application form. Applications must be submitted to the AAA Secretary by email ( or as hard copy to Secretary, Australian Archaeological Association, M257, 35 Stirling Highway, University of Western Australia, Crawley WA 6009, Australia.

Applications close Wednesday 6 April 2016

Download the application form here!