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Ethnographic Research Training (ERT)

Status: Archived

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Awards to Graduate Departments of Cultural Anthropololgy


The National Science Foundation supports ethnographic research training in graduate schools. The goal is to provide field research experience for a large number of graduate students before their dissertation research. The Cultural Anthropology Program invites departments offering the Ph.D. in Social-cultural Anthropology to apply for these awards.

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