2018 Vindolanda excavations young persons Bursary


2018 Bursary places allocated 

Please check the website in August 2018 for the 2019 Bursary information.

This year we are excited to announce three places on the 2018 excavations will be offered as part of the 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 2018.  


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.

2018 Bursary application form

The applications will close on the 21st of October 2017, and the successful applicants will be contacted by the 31st of October 2017, a day before the general applications for the 2018 excavation go ‘live’ on the Vindolanda website.

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