AIA News Blog

October 11, 2023

2023 IAD Grant Winners Announced

We’re pleased to announce this year’s International Archaeology Day Grant winners! These grants help Societies host events associated with International Archaeology Day 2023, celebrated on Saturday, October 21 this year, along with events throughout the month of October.

The 2023 winners are:

The Milwaukee Society in Wisconsin

The Spokane Society in Washington State

The Society of Western Massachusetts

The Puget Sound Society of Washington State

The Rochester Society in New York

The Atlanta Society in Georgia

  • The Atlanta Society is hosting DigIt! on October 14

The Washington, DC Society

  • The Washington, DC Society is hosting an African Archaeology Lecture “Kings, Queens, Commoners, And Captives: What Can Archaeology Tell Us About Dahomean Society In The Era Of The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade” on October 26

The Kentucky Society

The Princeton Society

The Central Texas (Austin) Society

The Tampa Bay Society in Florida

The Fingers Lakes Society (Ithaca) in New York State

The Richmond Society in Virginia

The Central MO (Columbia) Society

All of these events are open to the public. Explore the IAD Calendar to find more events taking place near you. Be sure to mention #IAD2023 when posting about your IAD adventures!

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