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The Timothy P. Mooney Travel Award offers support for UNC-CH archaeology graduate students traveling to scholarly conferences or professional workshops. Graduate students who are presenting papers, posters, or other scholarly work about their archaeological research may apply. Graduate students participating in workshops pertinent to their professional training are also eligible. The award will provide for $300 in travel support.

To apply, please submit the following items as a single PDF file to Jon Marcoux (

1. Application form; and

2. A copy of the conference program (preliminary program is acceptable) listing your participation.

Students may apply once per academic year. Applications are reviewed twice a year: October 1 and February 1. Priority will be given to students who have not recently received a travel award.

The travel award will be made to you as a lump-sum payment.