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Nancy "Penny" Schwartz Undergraduate Student Essay Award

Association for Africanist Anthropology (AfAA)

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Scholarship Overview

This award is for undergraduate students. To apply for this award, applicants must submit a paper in Africanist anthropology. The award is given based on originality of scholarship, creativity of insight, and quality of writing; a well-argued and innovative perspective on a current issue of concern to Africanist and African diaspora scholarship or to the issues facing Africa more generally; clear potential for supporting future research at the graduate level or beyond. Special consideration will be given to undergraduates planning to pursue a career in anthropology or in service and education on the African continent; and original research involving primary materials or fieldwork is useful, but not essential for consideration.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?


The competition for this scholarship will be average.

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Deadline: Jun 30
Average Award: $100
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