Summer Seminar Application Information

Application deadline is March 15 of each year.

Necessary Components of the Grant Application:

  • Summary of Aims and Anticipated Outcomes
  • Description of the Topic
  • Description of the Program
  • Description of Facilities
  • Appropriate Signatures
  • Plan for Evaluation
  • Plan for Dissemination
  • CV of Seminar Director(s)
  • Budget

A more detailed set of guidelines for the application may be found here.  Guidelines for the Seminar Director can be found here.

Submit all of these documents plus a cover form as attachments to lillyfellows.program@valpo.edu.  Be sure to include the name of your institution in the subject line.  The cover form is available here.

While an email application is preferred, all materials may be mailed to:

Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts
Linwood House- Valparaiso University
1320 Chapel Drive South
Valparaiso, IN 46383

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