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Scholarships for 2018 Summer Session and Sessions

To apply for ASCSA scholarships, indicate your preferences by checking the appropriate box on the ASCSA Summer Session or Summer Seminars Application. No additional forms are required.

Fellowships marked with an asterisk (*) may be available for Summer Seminar applicants. 

If you are applying for a scholarship with an outside funder, please apply to BOTH the ASCSA and the sponsoring organization.  NOTE: An ASCSA Summer Program Scholarship may not be held in conjunction with any other full scholarship.

Scholarships open to levels (BA degree and above)
Scholarships for Undergraduates
Scholarships for Graduate Students
Scholarships for Teachers

Scholarships open to levels (BA degree and above)

ASCSA Alumni/ae Association Scholarship
Amount:  ALL FEES

ASCSA, Antony and Isabelle Raubitschek Scholarship
Scholarship, endowed by an alumnus of the School and friends, in honor of the late Professor Antony Raubitschek of Stanford University and Isabelle Raubitschek.
Amount: $2,250.

CANE Endowment Scholarship
The CANE Endowment Scholarship is awarded for summer study at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Members of the Classical Association of New England and have been members in good standing for at least two full and consecutive years immediately prior to the year in which they apply for the award. Public and private pre-collegiate teachers are eligible. Preference, however, is given to Latin teachers of secondary school, public or private, who teach within the geographical boundaries of CANE. Amount: up to $5,100.  Please note that $4,900 of the award goes to the ASCSA for tuition, partial room and board, and travel within Greece required for the program. Deadline: January 15.

Application available at: &

For more information or to apply for this scholarship contact:
Ms. Amy White, Chair, CANE Scholarship Committee

Eta Sigma Phi Brent Malcolm Froberg Scholarship*
Members and alumni of Eta Sigma Phi who have received a Bachelor's Degree within eight years prior to application (or shall have received it by June 1st of the current year) and who have not received a doctoral degree are eligible to apply for this scholarship. In selecting the recipient, the committee will give attention to the quality of the applicant's work in Greek and Latin, intention to teach at a secondary or college level, and contribution to the activities of Eta Sigma Phi at the local and national levels. Eta Sigma Phi covers one-half of ASCSA Summer program fees and an additional stipend toward travel expenses; ASCSA pays the other half of fees.

Deadline: February 15

Applications and information are available on the Eta Sigma Phi website at

Questions may be directed to:
Dr. Molly Pasco-Pranger
Department of Classics
P.O. Box 1848
University of Mississippi
University, MS 38677
Tel (662) 915-7097

New York Classical Club ASCSA Summer Session Scholarship
This is a special opportunity for NYCC Club members to win a scholarship toward the cost of study in the summer session of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. All members in the second consecutive year of paid membership in the Club are eligible to apply for the award, although preference will be given to secondary school teachers and graduate students. Details to be announced. 

Interested individuals should obtain applications from the American School, complete them, and send three copies of all application materials to:

Professor Emeritus Alan Shapiro
345 E. 86th Street, Apt. 12E
New York, NY 10028

For information contact Dr. Shapiro at or check the NYCC website:

E. Adelaide Hahn Scholarships of the Classical Association of the Atlantic States
In honor of E. Adelaide Hahn, one or two awards of up to $5000 will be made toward the cost of study at the summer session of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA) or the American Academy in Rome (AAR). Applicants must be current CAAS members at the time of application. Preference will be given to members with longevity, pre-college teachers, graduate students, and those who have not previously received this award, with priority given to those who live and work in the CAAS region.

Scholarship winners are expected to report on their summer study experience at the CAAS annual meeting in October. For additional information please see the CAAS website ( and or contact Jennifer Larson, Chair of the Hahn Scholarship Committee, at the following email address:

Required application materials:
• A cover letter that address: a) your commitment to report on your experience at the October 2018 annual meeting of CAAS; b) when you first joined CAAS and/or how long you have been a member; c) a list of other sources from which you are seeking funding
• Proof of current CAAS membership (e.g. copy of confirmation email)
• A copy of your completed ASCSA or AAR application
• Copies of your ASCSA or AAR recommendation letters (each letter writer should forward a copy directly to the Chair; he or she does not have to include an additional letter specifically for the Hahn Committee)

Please submit all materials via email (include “Hahn Scholarship Application” in the subject line) by January 15, 2018 to:
Ms. Jennifer Larson, Hahn Scholarship Committee Chair, CAAS at

Applicants will be notified of the Committee's decision on or around February 1, 2018.

Semple Award of the Classical Association of the Middle West and South
The Semple Award is a fellowship for attending the Summer Session of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Members of CAMWS who are either graduate students in a degree-granting program in Classics in the CAMWS territory or elementary or secondary school Greek or Latin teachers in the CAMWS territory are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Award amounts will be applied toward and up to the program's cost of tuition, room, and board (airfare excluded).

Amount: $4,500.
Deadline: January 15

The online application form is available at
Questions regarding the application may be directed to:

Scholarships for Undergraduates

ASCSA, The Charles M. Edwards Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to an outstanding applicant, normally an exceptional undergraduate.
Amount: $500

Minority Scholarship in Classics and Classical Archaeology*
The Committee on Diversity in the Profession of the Society for Classical Studies (SCS) invites applications from minority undergraduate students from across North America for a scholarship to be awarded for Summer 2018. The purpose of the scholarship is to further students’ study of classics or classical archaeology with opportunities not available during the school year. Eligible proposals might include (but are not limited to) participation in classical summer programs or field schools in the Mediterranean or language training at institutions in the U.S., Canada, or Europe.

The maximum amount of the award will be $4,500. The receipt deadline for applications is 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time, December 8, 2017; results will be announced by the end of January 2018.

For more information, visit the SCS website at

Scholarships for Graduate Students

ASCSA, Open Scholarships*
The American School awards approximately five open scholarships, normally to graduate students enrolled in programs that focus on Greek and/or Latin languages and literature, ancient history, ancient philosophy or Classical art and archaeology. Funding is restricted to graduate students, who at the time of application, are enrolled at Cooperating Institutions of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.
Amount: ALL FEES

Scholarships for Teachers

ASCSA, Rea Silvia Borza Scholarship*
The Borza fellowship is reserved for a high school teacher in history, art, literature or some other field whose career would be enhanced by a summer’s study at the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.  Preference will be given to teachers in public high schools.
Amount: $1,500

ASCSA, Katherine Keene Scholarship*
This scholarship is endowed by Katherine Keene, a retired teacher and ASCSA Summer Sessions alumna.  It is awarded to a public high school teacher who teaches Social Studies or has shown interest in aspects of the Classics, and has been able to include that material in his/her offerings.
Amount:  ALL FEES

Arthur Patch McKinlay Scholarships of the American Classical League
The applicant must have been a member of the ACL for at least 3 consecutive years, including this current year and the two preceding years. Graduate students and new teachers with less than 3 years experience are exempt from this requirement. ACL scholarship recipients may apply every 4 years. Amount: up to $2,000.  Deadlines: January 15, 2018 & March 15, 2018.

Download and send application to:
American Classical League
Scholarship Awards
860 NW Washington Blvd. Suite A
Hamilton, OH 45013
Tel (513) 529-7741

David D. and Rosemary H. Coffin Fellowship for Travel in Classical Lands
Candidates for the Fellowship must have been teaching Latin or Ancient Greek at the secondary level (grades 9-12) in North America as a significant part of their academic responsibilities for three years out of the five prior to the award. Membership in the SCS is not a requirement for application, although it is expected that applicants will have demonstrated an active interest in the profession and in their own professional development. Amount: $2,750. Deadline: February 24.

For more information, visit the SCS website at


For more information about the ASCSA Summer Sessions:
Professor Amy Sowder Koch, Chair
Committee on the Summer Sessions
American School of Classical Studies at Athens
6-8 Charlton Street
Princeton, NJ 08540-5232