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 expect to announce the next research grant competition in late 2019.
Click here to learn about previous research grant recipients
Meet the 2019-2020 Recipients
Molly Mersmann is a graduate student at Purdue University, where she studies the physically devastated landscape of the post-war South.
Patrick Doyle is a lecturer in Modern American History at Royal Holloway, University of London. His work focuses on Confederate loyalty and draft evasion in Civil War America.