The Virginia Center for Civil War Studies offers research grants, in conjunction with Virginia Tech’s Special Collections, providing honoraria to enable researchers to visit Special Collections and conduct Civil War-related research.
We are now accepting applications for the 2019-20 cycle. Applications are due February 28, 2019, and full details are available here: 2019-20 VCCWS Research Grants announcement
Click here to learn about previous research grant recipients
Meet the 2018-2019 Recipients
Kristen Brill is a lecturer in American History at Keele University (UK). She researches gender and nationalism in the Confederate South.
Daniel Sunshine is a PhD student at the University of Virginia, where he studies the role of Unionism in West Virginia statehood.
Vivien Rendleman is a History PhD candidate at Duke University. She studies the relationship between mobility and citizenship.