BHFS APPLICATION PROCESS

3-steps towards participation in the Balkan Heritage Field School

(FOR DETAILED DESCRIPTION PLEASE SEE OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS)

*NB! Five of the BHFS projects have been included in the BHF-IFR Program for the Balkans. These are the excavation field schools at Ilindentsi, Tell Yunatsite, Pistiros and Apollonia Pontica (Bulgaria) and Stobi (Republic of Macedonia). Since April, 2015 they have had two different paths for application:

Path A:  Individuals who do not seek academic credit units for their participation in the BHFS and students attending either European Universities or Queens University, Canada who wish to receive credit units shall follow the steps specified below and fill and submit the current Application Form.

Path B: All other students seeking academic credits units for their participation in the BHFS shall enroll through the Institute for Field Research, USA.

Applicants for all other BHFS projects/courses shall follow the steps specified below and fill and submit the current Application Form!

Application.
Fill-in and submit this application form! You will receive an e-mail confirming the receipt from our Admission Officer within 48hrs (except holidays). If you don’t have it in your mailbox, then your application probably didn’t arrive, or the e-mail you specified is either wrong or inaccessible, so you should contact us for clarification. Balkan Heritage Field School (BHFS) will consider your application and let you know about the decision within two weeks. If you are admitted to one or several BHFS projects/courses, you will receive by e-mail: 1.) the BHFS admission notification (as an e-mail text) and 2.) the BHFS Attendance Agreement as a PDF file.

Enrollment.
hould your application to the BHFS be successful, you should enroll or cancel your participation within three weeks of the BHFS admission notification. To enroll in the BHFS project/course, complete the BHFS Attendance Agreement emailed to you and follow the instructions stated in Agreement (signing the agreement, sending the papers to BHFS and advance payment).

Get ready for the trip!
1. Read carefully the information and tips provided by the BHFS about the project/course and the BHFS country/countries;
2. Check your passport validity! EU citizens don’t need passports, but only ID card to enter Bulgaria, Republic of Macedonia, Serbia and Greece!
3. Obtain entry visa, if needed!
4. Book your flight as early as possible!
After submission of your application form you will receive an e-mail confirming receipt from our Admission Officer. Balkan Heritage will consider your application and let you know about the decision within two weeks.

Still have a QUESTION? Check our Terms and Conditions section or directly CONTACT our Admissions Officer and get a quick reply!

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You can apply for more than one project / project session with one application form!

If applying for more than one project or project session, just click the add button to make your selection in order of preference (1st choice, 2nd choice, etc.)!


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PLEASE DESCRIBE WITH MAX. 100 WORDS YOUR INTERESTS/HOBBIES
PLEASE DESCRIBE WITH MAX. 100 WORDS YOUR MOTIVATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE BHFS PROJECT (S)/COURSE(S)
(FOOD, MEDICAL, RELIGIOUS ETC. THE BHFS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE TO MEET ANY REQUIREMENTS, THAT ARE NOT SPECIFIED HERE!)