Mount Athos Foundation of America Travel Scholarship

Mount Athos Foundation of America (the American Membership of the Friends of Amount Athos) announces two travel scholarships of up to $1000 each to support research projects related to Mount Athos. Applicants must be conducting research related to Amount Athos that requires travel either to Mount Athos, or to a dependency of one of the Athonite monasteries, or to one or more institutions such as museums or research institutes essential to the completion of the applicant's research project. A list of appropriate research fields including Byzantine and post-Byzantine history, art, architecture, and manuscript studies and details regarding the application process and the application packet can be found at the temporary website of MAFA at The application deadline is March 31, 2018. Awards will be announced by May 15, 2018.