- The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation proudly announces the second annual Coolidge Prize for Journalism, a $20,000 prize for short writing of published articles or published blog posts under 800 words each. Deadline to apply: September 26, 2014.
- The Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation is pleased to announce that our 2nd annual New York Gala Dinner will take place on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the Metropolitan Club. Since debate is our major program, this year’s dinner will feature a debate on income inequality between former U.S. Senator Phil Gramm and Chrystia Freeland, Canadian MP.
- Compete in our second annual Calvin Prize writing contest. First-place wins $1,500 and the runner-up wins $500. All finalists' entries will have an opportunity to be published on our website. Deadline: September 26, 2014.
The following article was written by Holman Jenkins of The Wall Street Journal and served as one of Mr. Jenkins’ entries for the 2013 Coolidge Prize for Journalism. Mr. Jenkins was the first winner of the prize. You can apply for the 2014 Coolidge Prize for Journalism on our Prize webpage.
The following essay was written by Abigail Millard of Perkinsville, Vermont, and won the 2013 Calvin Prize for Vermont Youth. You can apply for this year’s prize on our Calvin Prize page.