Grants -- Principal or sole author:

$10,000 grant from Bank America Foundation for San Marcos Boys and Girls Club, 1995

$150,000 matching grant from Kresge Foundation for San Marcos Boys and Girls Club, 1995

$3000 San Marcos Community Foundation Grant – computer equipment, 1993 

$2000 publication grant from Minnesota Historical Society for Northfield Historical Society, 1986;

$8000 Laptop computer grant from Great Northern Epson for St. Olaf College History Department, 1985.


Participant in preparing Pittsburgh Public Schools "Teaching American History" Grant which funded programs offered jointly with the Pittsburgh Teacher's Institute and Carnegie Mellon University History Department, 2000.

Innovative Technology Grant to implement use of the Great American History Machine (computer data base) in the U.S. Survey course, CSUSM, 1995

Found donor for History Scholarship at CSUSM - 1992

Found donors (with Madeleine Marshall) for Women’s Studies Essay Prize – St. Olaf College, 1988

Created Bree Tinney On-line Silent Auction to fund women’s studies
       scholarship - 1993

Virginia Historical Society Short-Term Fellowship, July 1989

St. Olaf Faculty Development Grant, 1985 for research and writing History of All Saints Parish, Northfield

St. Olaf Special Grant, 1980, to prepare course in Women's Studies

St. Olaf Faculty Summer Grants, 1976, 1977, to do research on Virginia Huguenots

Colonial Williamsburg Research Grant, 1971

Tuition scholarships, University of Notre Dame, 1969-1972 <>

Assistantship, College of William and Mary, 1968-1969

Illinois State Scholar, 1964-1968

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