Awards

Human Rights and Gender Violence: Translating International Law into Local Justice by Sally Engle MerryHuman Rights and Gender Violence: Translating International Law into Local Justice by Sally Engle MerryWinner of the 2010 J. I. Staley Prize.Human Rights and Gender Violence: Translating International Law into Local Justice by Sally Engle MerryWinner of the 2010 J. I. Staley Prize.

As part of its mission to promote excellent scholarship and effective communication in the social sciences and humanities, SAR offers two competitive awards.

J. I. Staley Prize

Often called the “Pulitzer Prize of anthropology,” the J. I. Staley Prize is an annual $10,000 award given to a book that represents the best writing and scholarship in anthropology.

Arroyo Hondo Grant

The Arroyo Hondo grant program awards funds to scholars who wish to work with this important archaeological collection, which was assembled during an interdisciplinary investigation conducted by SAR in the early 1970s.

Prize for Outstanding Outreach Program in Archaeology

SAR has joined in a Southwest Archaeological Partnership to offer an annual prize for an outstanding public education or outreach program anywhere in the United States, Canada, or Mexico.