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Civil War Essay Contest Winners

Announcing the winners and honorable mentions for the 2015–2016 Civil War Essay Contest! Read the winners’ entries here.

2016 Teacher Seminars

The Gilder Lehrman Institute is midway through conducting our 2016 Gilder Lehrman Teacher Seminars, including the United States Foreign Policy since 1898 seminar at the University of Texas at Austin. Read about this seminar here, and stay tuned for more information on the 2017 Teacher Seminars this fall.

Affiliate School Program

The Affiliate School Program is free for schools and teachers and provides exclusive resources and programs, classroom materials, and special offers throughout the year. Check back here for more information on next year’s student essay contests and more special offers over the summer!


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