Middle School & High School Archaeology Programs High School Field School


Native American SUNY: Western Consortium
E-116 Thompson Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3170

Sponsor

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center

Title

MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL
ARCHAEOLOGY PROGRAMS
HIGH SCHOOL FIELD SCHOOL

Contact

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center
23390 Road K
Cortez, Colorado 81321

phone: 970.565.8975 ext. 146     
e-mail: summercamp@crowcanyon.org
url: www.crowcanyon.org/archaeology_adventures/summer_camps.asp

Availability

  • Archaeology Program                  Native Student Scholarships
  • Middle School: 6/21-6/27                 1 Scholarship
  • High School: 7/19-7/25                    1 Scholarship
  • High School Field School: 6/28-7/18   2 Scholarships
  • College Field School: 5/24-6/27          None at this time

Eligibility

  • Archaeology Program:
  • Middle School - attending 6th, 7th, or 8th grade; 12 yrs by 6/21
  • High School - attending grades 9 through 12; 15 yrs by 7/19.
  • High School Field School - attending grades 9 through 12; 15 years by 6/28
  • College Field School-attending freshmen through senior+; 18+ yrs by 5/24

Information

Each program (middle school, high school) offers scholarships to local (Four Corners area) Native and any Native students. Crow Canyon Archaeological Center's mission is to initiate and conduct archaeological research and public education programs in partnership with Native Americans and institutions with common interests. Applications are available on website.

Benefits/Award

Residential camp with special focus on archaeology; dorm-type setting, active, stimulating learning experiences under guidance of professional educators and archaeologists; experienced counselors supervise students during evening hours.

Deadline

  • April 10, 2015 for Middle School Archaeology Camp
  • May 8, 2015 for High School Field School
  • April 17, 2015
  • March 2, 2015 for College Field School for High School Archaeology Camp 

Required Documentation

Complete Application and Questionnaire; Medical Form; Essay; Teacher and Parent Recommendations; School Transcript.


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