Anthropology

Anthropology is the study of humans and human behavior and societies in the past and present. Social anthropology and cultural anthropology study the norms and values of societies. Linguistic anthropology studies how language affects social life. Biological or physical anthropology studies the biological development of humans.

Archaeology, which studies past human cultures through investigation of physical evidence, is thought of as a branch of anthropology in the United States and Canada, while in Europe, it is viewed as a discipline in its own right or grouped under other related disciplines, such as history.

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Scholarships for Anthropology Majors

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Homecoming Scholars Award

BeyGOOD

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Homecoming Scholars Award

BeyGOOD

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$25,000

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Bess Heflin Fellowship

University of Texas at Austin, Office of Graduate Studies

$19,000 Varies See Details

Bess Heflin Fellowship

University of Texas at Austin, Office of Graduate Studies

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$19,000

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Graduate Assistantships for Doctoral Students Scholarship - Nova SEU

Nova Southeastern University

$10,000 Varies See Details

Graduate Assistantships for Doctoral Students Scholarship - Nova SEU

Nova Southeastern University

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$10,000

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Ray and Betty Ramseyer Scholarship

University of California, San Diego

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Ray and Betty Ramseyer Scholarship

University of California, San Diego

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John B. and Jean M. Henkels Endowed Scholarship

Westminster College, Utah

$3,750 Varies See Details

John B. and Jean M. Henkels Endowed Scholarship

Westminster College, Utah

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$3,750

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Joel Picker Social Sciences Scholarship

North Iowa Area Community College

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Joel Picker Social Sciences Scholarship

North Iowa Area Community College

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Holzbock Humanities Scholarship

Oakland University

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Holzbock Humanities Scholarship

Oakland University

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$3,000

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Clancy Gordon Environmental Scholarship

University of Montana, Missoula - College of Arts and Sciences

$2,400 Varies See Details

Clancy Gordon Environmental Scholarship

University of Montana, Missoula - College of Arts and Sciences

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$2,400

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William and Effa McMeans Scholarship

University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

$2,000 Varies See Details

William and Effa McMeans Scholarship

University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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$2,000

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Waring Anthropology Scholarship - UWG

University of West Georgia - Department of Anthropology

$2,000 Varies See Details

Waring Anthropology Scholarship - UWG

University of West Georgia - Department of Anthropology

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$2,000

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