Grants & Awards
AIA Site Preservation Grant Program
This grant is intended to fund projects that uphold the AIA's mission to preserve and promote the world's archaeological heritage for future generations. Next application deadline October 15, 2013. Learn more.
AIA Award for Best Practices in Site Preservation
AIA's awards for Best Practices in Site Preservation are presented to groups or projects recognized by their peers for doing exemplary work. Nominations for this award must be submitted to AIA's Site Preservation Program. Nomination deadline May 1, 2014.
Sustainable Preservation Initiative
The AIA, along with the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at UCLA is supporting an innovative new program called the Sustainable Preservation Initiative, which utilizes local economic development to preserve our sites and global heritage. Read more about the Sustainable Preservation Initiative's executive director, Larry Coben.
Other Funding Opportunities
Other non-AIA grant opportunities, aimed particularly at sites in developing nations
The 2014 BP Award goes to the California Archaeological Site Stewardship Program for its grassroots efforts to train local communities in the preservation of archaeological sites.
Help support the Site Preservation Program while ringing in the New Year with the 2014 AIA Calendar.
Take a look at the newly completed Umm el-Jimal Project!