Vis and Anjeli Nathan Travel Grant (Anthropology)


Each year the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences may offer a travel grant known as the Vis and Anjeli Nathan Travel Grants (Anthropology).

Funding for this award has been provided by the Vis and Anjeli Nathan Scholarship . The Scholarship was established in 2001 by the parents of Anjeli Nathan to honour her memory following her death in a car accident the previous year while conducting fieldwork in South Africa.  Anjeli Nathan was a university medallist in Zoology in 1998 after completing an honours degree at the School of Botany and Zoology in the ANU College of Science.


The award is available each year to an ANU student who:

(a) Is a domestic or international student. 

(b) Has demonstrated a high capacity for achievement in the field of Anthropology. 

(c) Is enrolled in an undergraduate program offered by the ANU College of Arts and Social sciences in the field of Anthropology.


The value of the Travel Grant is stated in your letter of offer. The award is paid in one instalment prior to the commencement of their fieldwork unless otherwise stated in the letter of offer.

The recipient is responsible for making payment of all tuition fees by the prescribed date as set out by the University each session.  Recipients of this award are responsible for the costs of books, study materials, accommodation and all other costs of study.

How to apply

The application is submitted on the prescribed form. The application and all supporting documentation (where applicable) must be submitted to the School of Archaeology and Anthropology, CASS, email: on, or prior to, the closing date published on the ANU scholarships website.

Further information

All enquiries regarding the award and changes, issues, or further information after acceptance should be made to:

CASS Prizes and Scholarships
College of Arts & Social Sciences