Research Opportunities

AIMA supports its members research projects by providing an annual scholarship. This scholarships allows AIMA membership to complete projects which further our understanding of maritime archaeology. Additionally, scholarship winners also publish thier results within the AIMA Journal.

There are, however, numerous opportunities to get involved in archaeology. These include study options at Universities, other professional organisation, or a wide variety of research resources. See the lists below for a selection of possibilities.


Flinders University

Curtin University

University of New England

University of Western Australia

Professional Organisations

International Council on Monuments and Sites

Australian Archaeological Association

Australian Society for Historical Archaeology

Australian Association of Consulting Archaeologists

World Archaeological Congress

Research Resources

Australasian Underwater Cultural Heritage Database


Western Australian Maritime Museum Publications

AIMA Publications