Statement from Our Director

An update from Director Paul R. Tetreault on the events at the Capitol on January 6, 2021.

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Session 1: Sunday, June 20 – Friday, June 25, 2021

Session 2: Sunday July 11 – Friday, July 16, 2021
Cost: Free
Application Deadline: April 30, 2021, by 5:00 p.m. EDT
Applicants will be notified of their status by May 14, 2021.

What to expect:

  • Live and independent learning: Each program day will consist of a live video-meeting, and additional homework. Live video meetings will not be recorded. Approximately two (2) hours of additional material will be assigned for participants to complete before each video-meeting, totaling a daily commitment of approximately three (3) hours.
  • Platform and Accessibility: The program will be hosted on Zoom, and we expect to use participant cameras, microphones, and chat features. Please let us know if you have any concerns regarding technology or accessibility and we will work with you to find a solution.
  • Optional Office Hours: Program staff will be available in Zoom for extra questions and conversation immediately following each video-meeting.
  • Certificate: Upon successful completion of the program participants will receive a certificate stating that they completed 18 contact hours.
  • Graduate Credit: 3 graduate credits are available through Trinity University Washington for $375.00. Participants receiving graduate credit will complete one additional assignment.

* = required field

Online Application 2021

We require a Statement of Support from your supervisor (Assistant Principal, Principal, Department Head) that must be uploaded with this application. (PDF Preferred)

We recommend that you save your responses in the small chance there is an error in submitting your application.

There are two sessions of Civil War Washington offered in 2021. Please tell us which session you prefer:

Short Answer Questions

In complete sentences, please respond to the following short-answer questions.

Commitment to Diversity

The partners within the Civil War Washington Consortium are committed to investigating the Civil War in all its complexity, and seek applicants with diverse experiences* who bring a variety of perspectives to the week of learning.

*Including but not limited to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, family status, sexual orientation, disability, age, veteran status, professional experience, geographic region


You must upload your statement of support at the top of this page in order to submit this application.

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