2017 Vindolanda excavations young persons Bursary


This year we are excited to announce two places on the 2017 excavations will be offered as part of the new Vindolanda bursary scheme which is directed at young scholars and students who wish to join the Vindolanda excavations and gain archaeological experience at one of the most exciting sites from the Roman Empire. The Bursary is open to students aged between 16 and 18 and those in full time education up to the age of 25. Note - Age at time of excavation - Summer 2017.  

The successful applicants will be given their places on the excavations and full-board accommodation in the Hedley centre for the duration of their stay.

2017 Bursary application

The applications will close on the 7th of October 2016, and the successful applicants will be contacted by the 31st of October 2016, a day before the general applications for the 2017 excavation go ‘live’ on the Vindolanda website.

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