Over the past seven years different aspects of the URU Fayum Project have been supported by institutional grants and private donors. The cumulative contributions donated by our most important sponsors are:

200,000 USD - 100,000 USD

Apache Oil Company (2007-2013)

100,000 USD - 50,000 USD

Piers Litherland (2003-2004 Fayum Field Schools)
Egyptian Antiquities Project (2002 Fayum Field School)

50,000 USD - 30,000 USD

Rijksuniversiteit Groningen (RUG, 2003-2008 yearly contribution)
National Geographic Society (NGS, 2007-2008 prehistory)
Antiquities Endowment Fund (AEF, 2006/7/8 site management)

30,000 USD - 20,000 USD

UCLA (Council on Research yearly contribution)
Deborah Arnold
Tom Voytovich

20,000 USD - 10,000 USD

Steinmetz Family Fund
Jeanne Bailey
Harris bass

< 10,000 USD

Jill Smethills
Patti and Roger Civalleri
Tracy Johnson
Art Muir

and other private donors

Dig House

Dig House

Thanks to a generous corporate contribution, the Fayum Project has a wonderful work space, in the form of a laboratory/dighouse built in 2008, which contains the dining room, kitchen, bath rooms and work rooms.