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Holders of scholarships and special grants in Egypt and Poland


The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Poland grants two ten- and four five-month scholarships for the academic year to candidates from the field of archaeology and history of the Near East, Egypt and Sudan: doctoral candidates researching their dissertation and senior-year students working on their MA thesis.

10-month scholarships:
Mr. Artur Obłuski, MA (Warsaw University)
Ms Agnieszka Wojciechowska, MA, doctoral candidate (Wrocław University)
subject: Egypt in the 4th century BC
Ms Monika Więch, student (Warsaw University, Institute of Archaeology)
Mr. Szymon Zdziebłowski, student (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)
5-month scholarships:
Ms Dorota Dziedzic, student (Warsaw University, Institute of Archaeology)
Ms Ewa Józefowicz, student (Warsaw University, Institute of Archaeology)
Mr. Piotr Kołodziejczyk, MA, doctoral candidate (Jagiellonian University)
subject: The role of the Nile Delta in the emergence of the Egyptian state
Mr. Szymon Maślak, MA (Warsaw University)
subject: The manufacture and use of brick in Graeco-Roman, Byzantine and Early Islamic Egypt
Ms Izabela Iwanicka, student (Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw)
Mr. Piotr Maliński, MA, doctoral candidate (Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań)
subject: Socio-cultural function of grave pillaging in the Islamic culture of North Africa
Mr. Grzegorz Ochała, MA, doctoral candidate (Research Center for Mediterranean Archaeology, Polish Academy of Sciences)
subject: Chronological systems of Nubian kingdoms
Mr. Michał Wasilewski, MA, doctoral candidate (University of Science and Technology AGH in Kraków)
subject: The use of minerals in medicine and cosmetics in Antiquity


Special PCMA documentation grants (12 months):
Mr. Maciej Makowski, MA
grant subject: Tell Arbid, typology of terracotta figurines (Mission Director: Prof. Piotr Bieliński)
Mr. Paweł Tchorek, MA
grant subject: Chhim, Graeco-Roman necropolis for final publication (Mission Director: Dr. T. Waliszewski)
Mr. Grzegorz Ochała, MA
grant subject: Faras, digitizing old documentation from the Faras excavations; computer database of Old Nubian, Greek and Coptic inscriptions from Faras Cathedral (Supervisor: Prof. W. Godlewski)
Dr. Grażyna Bąkowska
grant subject: Marina el-Alamein, databasing archaeological documentation from the restoration mission (1995-2006) (6 months)
(Mission Director: Prof. Stanisław Medeksza)
Ms Małgorzata Radomska, MA
grant subject: Saqqara, documentation of material from the Late Necropolis for final publication (7 months)
(Mission Director: Prof. Karol Myśliwiec)
Ms Dobrochna Zielińska, MA
grant subject: Hawarte, computer reconstruction of the painted wall decoration from the mithreum
(Mission Director: Prof. Michał Gawlikowski)
Ms Agnieszka Pieńkowska, MA
grant subject: Tell Arbid, catalogue of Khabour Ware (6 months)
(Mission Director: Prof. Piotr Bieliński)
Mr. Łukasz Dzięciołowski, MA
grant subject: Deir el-Bahari, recording historic photo archives of archeological and conservation activities in the Hatshepsut Temple (5 months)
(Mission Director: Dr. Zbigniew Szafrański)