The Near Eastern Archaeology Foundation at the University of Sydney (NEAF) facilitates research in the archaeology of the Near East, Egypt and Cyprus, and brings the world of Near Eastern archaeology to the general public.

NEAF activites include public lectures and seminars, archaeological study tours, publications, and sponsorship of the archaeological expedition to Pella in Jordan. NEAF also provides annual research grants to students in Australia and New Zealand.


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NEAF launches the J. Basil Hennessy Fund. Please donate generously to help support Basil's love of Near Eastern archaeology. See 'Donations and Bequests' for more details.