Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation

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2023 Centennial Celebration

The 100th anniversary of Calvin Coolidge’s rise to the presidency is coming in 2023. Click below to learn about the upcoming celebration.

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Coolidge and the American Project

To honor President Coolidge’s centennial, the Coolidge Foundation will cohost a national conference with the Library of Congress to celebrate and reflect upon the life and legacy of Calvin Coolidge. Scholars, business leaders, policymakers, and public servants will reflect on Coolidge’s life and legacy and his vital relevance for today.

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Coolidge Debate Tournament at St. Thomas More Academy

February 11

  Join us on February 11 for the next debate tournament in the Coolidge Debate League at the Luddy Schools. St. Thomas More Academy will host this upcoming tournament on […]

Coolidge and the American Project

February 16

  The year 2023 marks the centennial of Coolidge’s homestead inauguration. President Coolidge exemplified civic virtues we admire today: thrift, bipartisanship, civility, and an abiding commitment to the Constitution and […]

Coolidge Scholarship Deadline

February 23 @ 5:00 pm

  The February 23 deadline for the Coolidge Scholarship is fast approaching, so remember to request letters of recommendation as soon as possible. The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, […]

Coolidge Blog

GRACE: ON THE AIR

Next year is a centennial year for President Calvin Coolidge. But this year marks a centennial for Grace Coolidge—the centennial of her broadcast in the then-young medium of commercial radio. One of the ways radio got its big start was KDKA’s election night broadcast of the Harding-Cox contest in November 1920. Among those caught up in the enthusiasm for the new medium was Grace Coolidge…

Coolidge Scholarship

The Coolidge Scholarship honors President Coolidge’s dedication to academic excellence by awarding full-ride, four-year, merit scholarships to America’s most promising students. Unlike other top awards, “The Coolidge” can be used at any accredited college or university in America. To learn more, click below to visit the Coolidge Scholarship website.

Coolidge Debate

The Coolidge Foundation is setting out to find the top high school debaters in America. Our premier tournament each year is the Coolidge Cup, a national debate tournament that attracts top debaters from across the country to President Coolidge’s historic hometown of Plymouth, Vermont, to compete for the prestigious Coolidge Cup, along with the $7,500 Robert L. Luddy Coolidge Cup Scholarship.

Coolidge in Washington

The Foundation is excited to open up Coolidge House in Washington, D.C. to the public, which serves as a base for expanded operations of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation.

Visit the Notch

There is no better way to truly understand President Coolidge than to visit his hometown, the picturesque hamlet of Plymouth Notch, Vermont. You are invited to visit the President Coolidge State Historic Site, considered one of America’s best-preserved presidential sites. Come to see the modest home where President Coolidge was born, step inside the family homestead where Coolidge took the presidential oath of office, pause for reflection in the warm, wood-paneled church where the Coolidge family worshipped, and gain inspiration from the humble grave site where President Coolidge rests alongside his family.