Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation
News and Events
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.Learn More
Annual New York City Gala
Join us on December 13th for the Coolidge Foundation’s 2022 annual gala in New York City at the Union League Club. Coolidge Foundation Trustee Judge Janice Rogers Brown will keynote the evening’s program.Learn More
The Great 1928 Budget Debate
We tend to project our own assumptions about party positions onto events long past. For example, we assume that Democrats always advocated for increased government spending, at least more so than Republicans. Just how wrong such assumptions may be becomes clear when examining the Calvin Coolidge Papers, recently digitized and made available by the Library of Congress…
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.
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
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.