2014 Teacher Seminars are closed; 2015 Teacher Seminar applications will open in November 2014.

Weeklong Seminars for K–12 Teachers, School Librarians, National Park Service Interpreters, and Museum Educators

If you completed an application for a 2014 Teacher Seminar, application status is available through your account at www.gilderlehrman.org/seminar-status.

Why Apply

MAJOR TOPICS IN AMERICAN HISTORY: The American Revolution, Civil Rights Movement, Cold War, 9/11, Literature, Art, and more. Click here to view full schedule.

LOCATED AT PRESTIGIOUS UNIVERSITIES AND HISTORIC SITES: Harvard University, Stanford University, University of Virginia, Oxford University, and others.

TOP-QUALITY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Lectures by eminent historians, archival visits, Common Core pedagogy, with graduate credit available.

ROOM AND BOARD AND TUITION ASSISTANCE: Fully paid for K–12 public school teachers, matching funds for independent school teachers.

Eligibility: Teacher Seminars are part of the Gilder Lehrman Affiliate School Program. Full-time K–12 history, social studies, and English language arts teachers, and school librarians are encouraged to apply. National Park Service interpreters, museum educators, and New Teacher Fellows are also welcome.