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Naval War College Foundation

The Naval War College Foundation was created in 1969 by forward-looking, community-minded individuals whose goals were to ensure the legacy of educational excellence at the Naval War College. As the Foundation welcomes a new look, its commitment to the College remains firm: to educate today in order to secure tomorrow.

Rear Admiral StephEn B. Luce

The War College is a place of original research on all questions relating to war and to statesmanship connected with war, or the prevention of war. 


upcoming Events

September 28

Annual NWCF Members’ Meeting (Virtual)

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Please join us for our Annual Naval War College Foundation Member’s Meeting on Monday, September 28, 2020 at 10:00 AM (EDT). The meeting will be held virtually, and an invitation will be emailed to all members. For more information, please contact Shawna Campion at shawna.campion@nwcfoundation.org or 401-848-8308.
September 30

Newport Lecture Series with Dr. Lyle Goldstein (Virtual)

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Join us on September 30, 2020 at our Newport Lecture Series with a presentation from Dr. Lyle Goldstein on the topic of “Russia, China and the Future of World Order.” The lecture will be held virtually and participants will have an opportunity to submit questions via chat. Please visit our website or subscribe to our […]
October 17

Annual San Francisco Symposium: International Order & Great Power Competition (Virtual)

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Due to COVID-19, the 2020 San Francisco Symposium will be held virtually on Saturday, October 17th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Eastern time (10:00 a.m. Central, 9:00 a.m. Mountain, 8:00 a.m. Pacific). The event theme is “International Order and Great Power Competition.” Part One of the two-part event features a talk by Colin Jackson, PhD, […]


September 11th: Remembering Our 11

Today, we commemorate the 19th anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2001, the deadliest terrorist attack in United States history. We join the Nation and our friends and allies around the world in mourning the loss of life that occurred on that day. 11...


In Case You Missed It: Newport Lecture Series with David Kohnen

The Naval War College Foundation kicked off the 2020-2021 Newport Lecture Series on Wednesday, September 9 with a presentation from David Kohnen, Director, John B. Hattendorf Center for Maritime Historical Research, on U.S. Navy Commanders Ernest J. King and...

Newport Lecture Series David Kohnen