Events and Exhibits Calendar
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The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Musuem, in Grand Rapids, is being renovated. It will re-open in the Spring of 2016.
Presidential Firsts at Home and Abroad: New York City and Japan
The unfolding of these events are chronicled in two lobby displays at the Gerald Ford Presidential Library – complete with artifacts, documents, and photographs to tell the stories of these historically significant events.
The President's Book of Secrets
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
ANN ARBOR--Every president since Lyndon Johnson has received a Top Secret report—the President's Daily Brief—containing that day’s most sensitive intelligence information and analysis of world events. Authored by David Priess, a CIA insider during the Clinton and Bush administrations, this book relates 50 years of stories about these presidents and their daily book of secrets—including exclusive insights from every living president and vice president. Flyer.
ANN ARBOR--Details to come.
ANN ARBOR--Details to come.
DEADLINES, GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS
Gerald R. Ford Foundation Journalism Prize Competition
Deadline: March Annually
GRAND RAPIDS--Entries must be for work as published in print, presented online, or broadcast (must have a transcript) during the prior year by a media outlet based in the United States or its territories. Journalists may apply directly, or they may be nominated by others. In the case of a nomination by a second party, the candidates may be contacted and invited to submit the materials described below to complete the application. A journalist may apply (or be nominated) jointly with another journalist for articles jointly published. Articles must be submitted on behalf of a journalist(s) and not an organization. A journalist can apply (or be nominated) only once for one of the two prizes each year. More information.
Gerald R. Ford Foundation Research Travel Grants
September 15 Annually
March 15 Annually
ANN ARBOR -- Application deadline. The Gerald R. Ford Foundation awards several research travel grants of up to $2,000 each in support of research in the holdings of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library. A grant defrays travel, living, and photocopy expenses of a research trip to the Ford Library. More information.
Gerald R. Ford Scholar Award in Honor of Robert M. Teeter
March 31 Annually
ANN ARBOR -- Application deadline. A grant of $5000 is awarded annually to support dissertation research on any aspect of the United States political process during the latter part of the 20th century. More information.
Last Updated: March 26, 2013