White House Historical Association


The White House Historical Association invites scholars who are conducting research at the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Presidential Library System, Library of Congress, or other appropriate repository, to apply for grants that will defray costs of travel and accommodations.


Preference is given to those undertaking dissertation research or post-doctoral research with plans for publication, but all proposals, including graduate-level research and independent projects, will be considered.

Award Amount

Grants awarded will not exceed $2,000 and will be made according to need, using submitted budget as a guide. Grants must be used within one year of notification.




Winter and Summer