Planning your degree

This page includes a list of useful resources for helping you plan your degree, find research opportunities, and find funding. Please send us an e-mail or come visit us in person for advice about how to make the most of your education!

Academic Advising

Research/Mentoring Opportunities

Major Fellowship, Grant, and Scholarship Sources

NMSU Honors College Scholarship

Cheryl L. Wase Memorial Scholarship for the Study of Archaeology: this scholarship is available only to undergraduate women studying archaeology at one of three major universities in New Mexico. Most of these awards have gone to NMSU undergraduate women. If you qualify, apply!

Funding Opportunities in Anthropology: This is an evolving list of grad/undergrad grant and scholarship sources familiar to past and present students and faculty. If you find or are aware of another funding source that should be added to this list, please e-mail the information to

Employment Opportunities

Student Jobs