2020 Grant Awards

Academic Grants:

Samantha DeSimone (£1,000) 'Evaluation of photogrammetric point clouds for the recording of mass graves during excavation'
Emma Doherty (£1,000) 'The impact of socio-ecological environment on the ontogeny of multimodal communication in chimpanzees'
Catrin Fear (£219.30) 'Caught in a Trap: A pilot study examining the presence of lead debris in dental calculus from medieval mining populations'
Christianne Fernee (£1,000) 'Under pressure: exploring dental functional biomechanics'
Kori Filipek (£1,000) 'Metal Detecting: A multidisciplinary investigation into the effects of environmental pollution in the development of s(Cu)rvy'
Samantha Leggett (£1,000) 'Understanding Iberian Transitions - Diet and Mobility in Azuqueca de Henares throughout the first millennium AD'
Pila Mata Tutor (£1,000) 'The erratic behaviour of cut marks left by bread serrated knives in intact and burnt bones'

2019 Grant Awards

Academic Grants:

Creighton Avery (McMaster University) - £988.32 - Eating as Adults: Investigating Dietary Change in Adolescents from Isola Sacra (Italy, 1-4th centuries AD).

Carla Burrell (Leiden University; Norton Priory) - £1,000.00 - Imaging diagnosis of Paget’s Disease of Bone in the medieval Norton Priory Collection.

Alexis-Marie Jordan (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee) - £525.00 - Court Farm, Woodleigh: New Investigations of Devon's Only Surviving Iron Age-Early Roman Burial.

Ross Kendall (Durham University) - £1,000.00 - Hunting Haemozoin: Tracing Malaria in the Early Medieval Fens.

Leslie Quade (Durham University) - £896.60 - Stressed to the Tooth? Cortisol from archaeological tooth dentine.

Kirsty Squires (Staffordshire University) - £1,000.00 - The impact of occupation and environment on health and development in nineteenth century Staffordshire.

2018 Grant Awards

Commercial Grant:

Katie Tucker (University of Winchester) - £1,500.00 - Dissecting the Destitute: Investigating Anatomised Human Remains from the Armenfriedhöfe of Berlin.

Lauren McIntyre (Oxford Brookes University) - £2,331.70 - The All Saints Anchoress. An Osteobiography.

Sharon Clough (Cotswold Archaeology) - £2,108.90 - Solving the Mystery of the Bones from Cannington Park Quarry Cave.

Academic Grants:

Barbara Veselka (Leiden University) - £1,000.00 - Radiological assessment of vitamin D deficiency prevalence in two post-Medieval populations Beemster and Hattem, Netherlands.

Simone Lemmers (University of Kent) - £1,000.00 - Bio-erosion as a tool for unlocking pre-cremation funerary practices in the Chalcolithic Perdigões enclosure, Portugal.

2017 Grant Awards

Commercial Grant:

Natasha Powers (Allen Archaeology Ltd) - £1,423.44 - Revealing Roman Lincoln: a burial resource assessment for Lindum Colonia.

Sophie Newman (Freelance Osteoarchaeologist) - £1,573.60 - Growing Old in the Industrial Age: ageing, health, and social identity in elderly females (18th-19th C).

Academic Grants:

Lulia Rusu (Cardiff University) - £990.00 - Exploring Magyar Diet and Health: Integrating osteoarchaeology and isotope analysis.

Christopher Aris (University of Kent) - £628.00 - Testing a new multivariate dental morphometric method of juvenile assessment on a known sex population.

2016 Grant Awards

Academic Grants:

Rachel Schats (Leiden University) - £1,000.00 - Syphilis in The Netherlands. Dating and provenance of three syphilitic individuals from Kampen.

Stephanie Payne (University of Cambridge) - £1,000.00 - Extremities at the Extremes: How do altitude-associated stresses shape Sherpa hand and food morphology?

Christianne Fernee (University of Southampton / Bristol) - £900.00 - Like pulling teeth: tooth variation within and between populations in the South of Britain.

2015 Grant Awards

Commercial Grant:

Paola Ponce (University College London) - £1,500.00 - Diagnosing Legg-Calve-Perthes disease in human skeletal remains.

Academic Grants:

Edouard Masson-MacLean (University of Aberdeen) - £855.00 - New methods to solve old problems; identifying salmon and trout vertebrae using geometric morphometrics.

Vitale Sparacello (Durham University) - £1,000.00 - A new case of Neolithic turberculosis from Liguria, Italy: the Pollera 21 child.

2014 Grant Awards