About Us

Latest Updates
3/2017: Updated 2017 guidelines and application forms available

The Robert E. Funk Memorial Archaeology Foundation, a private non-profit charitable organization, receives monetary contributions in memory of Bob Funk. The Funk Foundation administers a fund for support of archaeological research in New York State, particularly on the prehistoric and contact periods yet not limited to this time span. The categories of applicants are: professional, avocational, and student. More information is available under application forms.

The Board President, Ed Curtin, is the spokesperson for the Foundation. You may contact him at ecurtin12003@yahoo.com or:

Edward V. Curtin, Ph. D.
Curtin Archaeological Consulting, Inc.
61 Rowland Street
Ballston Spa, New York 12020

Checks should be made out to 'The Robert E. Funk Memorial Archaeology Foundation, Inc. and be accompanied by a form, letter, memo, or other indication that the donation is for the Funk Foundation. Donations are be placed in a restricted account that will be accessible only to the Foundation board.  Please send checks to Ed Curtin at the above address.

The Funk Foundation is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. Donations are welcomed and are tax deductible.