American Numismatic Society: Eric P. Newman Graduate Seminar in Numismatics
Date posted: 06/04/2010
Award: $4,000, plus travel expenses.
Field: Numismatics, history, classical studies, economic history.
Eligibility: full time grad student in North American institution of higher learning; completed one year of graduate study; citizens or permanent residents of the United States or Canada
Name: Peter van Alfen
Phone: 212 571-4470x153
Fax: 212 571-4479
Address: American Numismatic Society 75 Varick Street, 11th Floor New York, NY 10013
Web site: http://www.numismatics.org/Seminar/Seminar
Annual award for a grant to cover the costs of attending the Society's seminar. The purpose of the seminar is to familiarize its students with numismatic methodology and scholarship and to provide them with an understanding of the contributions made by numismatics to other fields of study. Students will also gain extensive practical experience working with coins and other objects and will have use of the Society's comprehensive library resources.