Appalachian Warfare Grant

The department has recently learned that the Slemp Foundation has given a grant of $100,000 for increasing the visibility of the Appalachian Civil War experience.  Through this grant, Appalachian Warfare, there will be K-12 initiatives, historical travel, a speaker series, among other programs.  


UVa-Wise History Department alum, Lindsay Lipps will serve as Grant Coordinator and help plan and implement the activities. Lindsay can be contacted at  If you're interested in keeping abreast of future programs and events, please email Lindsay and ask to be put on her email list.


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