Balkan Heritage Foundation encourages the involvement of talented students, junior specialists and researchers from all over the world, who have an interest in Balkan archaeology, history and cultural heritage in the BHF’s ongoing educational, research and conservation projects through scholarships and internships. Internships are awarded by the Balkan Heritage Foundation exclusively to Balkan Heritage Field School alumni and collaborators upon available funding and project-based needs. The Foundation also motivates returning students (who show interest in a specific topic and are willing to return to the same field school) through upgrades of their activity program, diversification of assignments and deduction of admission fees.
The 2021-2022 Fulbright competition cycle for the U.S. Student Program “Study/Research Award for Archaeology/History”, hosted by Balkan Heritage Foundation in Bulgaria is open. The grant provides an opportunity for students to conduct research in areas related to both Balkan archaeology, and museum and heritage studies. The special grant is a result of the Bulgarian-American Fulbright
Since 2017 the US Student Fulbright Program has been awarding a Balkan Heritage Foundation study/research award in Archaeology and History. This education grant is for US graduate students and young researchers who want to conduct research in areas related to both Balkan archaeology or museum and heritage studies. The grantees can spend up to 10