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Herbert Hoover Research Travel Grant

February 5, 2024

The purpose of the Herbert Hoover Research Travel Grant Award is to fund travel to the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library in West Branch, Iowa. In order to be eligible for the Research Travel Grant, applicants must be current graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, or independent researchers. An applicant should contact the archival staff to determine if Library holdings are pertinent to the applicant’s research. Finding aids for the library’s major holdings are available online at https://hoover.archives.gov/

Requirements to apply include:

  • Completed application form
  • Research proposal, up to 1,200 words
  • Bibliography page
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of reference sent directly from writers who are familiar with your work are required to be on letterhead and signed
  • Applications are Due March 1, 2024.