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Bigel Grant

Antoinette C. Bigel Endowment Fund

The Antoinette C. Bigel Scholarship Fund was established in September, 1996, to support undergraduate and graduate students in anthropology to participate in supervised field work in anthropology. The funds available annually are determined by the interest earned on the principal in the Antoinette C. Bigel Endowment Fund.

***NEW 2019-2020 DEADLINES***

Fall deadlines are for students graduating in May ONLY:
Deadline for students to meet with advisor: Monday, October 21st
Student application deadline: Wednesday, October 30th, by 5p
Bigel committee meeting: Wednesday, November 6th, 2:30-3:30p

Dates for all other applicants are below:
SPRING 2020 deadlines – for field experiences during Summer 2020:
Deadline for students to meet with advisor: Friday, March 27th
Student application deadline: Monday, April 6th, by 5p
Bigel committee meeting: Wednesday, April 15th, 2:30-3:30p

Awards to Support Anthropology Student Field Research

The Anthropology Department is pleased to announce the availability of research funds from the Antoinette C. Bigel Fund. These grants are available for Anthropology majors, Anthropology minors, and Archaeology minors at Montclair State University. Additional qualifications are outlined in the FAQ. We encourage all qualified applicants to submit a proposal for original research that will enhance their experience at Montclair State University.

For more information, contact:

Dr. Elaine Gerber, Chair, Bigel Fellowship Committee