These are just some of the archaeology field schools in the Americas that can be considered for the Elfrieda Frank Scholars Archaeology summer program:

Texas Tech Field School near Navasota, Texas. http://www.depts.ttu.edu/sociologyanthropologyandsocialwork/anthropology_field_school_texas12.php

Arizona State University field school in New Mexico  http://shesc.asu.edu/new_mexico

Great Dismal Swamp – American U. archaeology field school (near Norfolk, VA)  http://www.american.edu/cas/anthropology/courses/summer.cfm

Foothill Ecuador Program  http://www.foothill.edu/anthropology/ecuador.php

Crow Canyon Archaeological Center, Colorado  http://www.crowcanyon.org/archaeology_adventures/excavation_and_lab.asp

The Abbe Museum in Gouldsboro, ME has a one-week field school usually in August focusing on Wabanaki Indian sites: http://www.abbemuseum.org/research/archaeology/field-school-current-year-program.html

Northern Great Basin Archaeology Field School, U. Oregon: http://pages.uoregon.edu/ftrock/application.php

UNC South American Archaeology Field School, Peru:  http://rla.unc.edu/Teaching/mop/default.htm

More Field School Programs in Peru — Archaeology in San Jose de Moro http://fieldschool.pucp.edu.pe/programs/san-jose-de-moro/program-description/

Inca’s Pachacamac Fieldschool http://fieldschool.pucp.edu.pe/programs/conservation-of-archaeological-material/program-description/

IEP Instituto de Estudios Peruanos http://iep-pachacamac.org/en/index.php

Preservation Virginia and the University of Virginia, Jamestown Field School  http://www.preservationvirginia.org/rediscovery/page.php?page_id=2 (Note: a Colby alumnus is a staff archaeologist on this dig and Colby students have worked here successfully in the past.)

Institute for Field Research, Mexico-Ethnohistory: a program that looks at the integration of archaeological research with art history, ethnohistory, and ethnography   http://www.ifrglobal.org/programs/current/mexico#

**Many other opportunities can be found at:  The Archaeological Institute of America  http://www.archaeological.org/fieldwork/afob/

This site lists field schools geographically — click on the map to find opportunities in locations that interest you.

**More geographic listings of field schools can be found at: http://archaeology.about.com/od/northamericandigs/Field_Schools_and_Scheduled_Excavations_in_North_America.htm