The Biblical Archaeology Society, publisher of BAR, offers scholarships of $1,500 every year to people who would otherwise not be able to volunteer. To apply, simply send a letter to BAS Dig Scholarships, 4710 41st St., NW, Washington, DC 20016, or send it by email to, stating who you are, where and why you want to excavate, and why you should be selected for a scholarship. List your mailing address, phone number and email, as well as the names, addresses, email address and phone numbers of two references. Applications must be received by March 14, 2016.