Fundación Atapuerca (ES)

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The aims of the Atapuerca Foundation is to support the Atapuerca Research Team (ART) in the form of pre- and post-doctoral research grants and manage each annual dig at the Sierra de Atapuerca sites.

Founded

The aims of the Atapuerca Foundation are:

  • To support the Atapuerca Research Team (ART) in the form of pre- and post-doctoral research grants and manage each annual dig at the Sierra de Atapuerca sites.
  • To publicize human evolution-related research and discoveries - especially those related to the Sierra de Atapuerca sites- through the design and implementation of science outreach projects.
  • To contribute to improvements in the district around the Sierra de Atapuerca sites.
  • To achieve these goals, the Atapuerca Foundation is open to public and private organizations. This support ensures the continuity of a unique project in the world.

Our activities:

  • Economic support for the excavation campaigns
  • Support for the scientific research through research grants
  • Dissemination of the Atapuerca project and specially the management of visits to the sites and the Experimental Archaeology Centre commissioned by the Junta de Castilla y León
  • Organization of congresses
  • Support for the local development

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