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Reminder: Apply by March 1 - NEH 2016 Summer Institute on the Civil War and Its Aftermath

The American Social History Project/Center for Media and Learning at the City University of New York Graduate Center will host a two-week NEH Summer Institute for college and university teachers in July 2016 on the Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath.  Applications to participate will be accepted via mail, e-mail, and our online application system until March 1, 2016.

Reminder: Virginia Tech Civil War research grants, due Feb 12

The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies and Virginia Tech’s Special Collections invite applications for the 2016-17 Virginia Center for Civil War Studies Research Grants. Each grant recipient will visit Virginia Tech’s Special Collections in order to conduct research on some aspect of the American Civil War era. An honorarium of $100 per business day will be provided, up to a maximum of $1,000. Recipients may also have the opportunity to give an informal presentation on their projects during their visit.

Suzanne and Caleb Loring Fellowship in Boston

The application deadline for the Loring Fellowship on the Civil War for 2016-2017 is February 15, 2016. 

The Boston Athenaeum and the Massachusetts Historical Society will offer one Suzanne and Caleb Loring Fellowship on the Civil War, Its Origins, and Consequences. The recipient will conduct research for at least four weeks at each institution. The fellowship carries a stipend of $4,000 for a total of eight weeks of research.