Lilly Graduate Fellows - First Cohort

Kristen Bergman Waha, Westmont College
Susan Bilynskyj Dunning, Seattle Pacific University 
Bethany Carlson, Indiana Wesleyan University
Ian Corbin, Gordon College
Kirstin Hasler Brathwaite, Gordon College
Nathan Kilpatrick, Azusa Pacific University
Angela Heetderks, Wheaton College
Jessica Morton, University of Notre Dame
Benjamin Safranski, Belmont Abbey College
Andrea Smith-Rippeon, University of Dayton
Samuel Stoner, University of Notre Dame
Donovan Tann, Eastern Mennonite University
Johanna Brinkley Tomlinson, Valparaiso University
Amanda Weppler, Baylor University
Mallory Wilhelm, Grove City College

Jane Kelley Rodeheffer, Pepperdine University
Michael Beaty, Baylor University


Noteworthy News

February LFP Update

The Current LFP Update for February 2023 is now available. Click here.

Call for nominations for the 2023 LFP Book Award

The Lilly Fellows Program invites nominations for the tenth biennial Lilly Fellows Program Book Award for 2023. The deadline for nominations is March 1, 2023. Click here for more information and to nominate a book.

Announcing the winner of the 2022 Arlin G. Meyer Prize

We are pleased to announce Gordon Johnston, Professor of Creative Writing at Mercer University, as the winner of the 2022 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Imaginative Writing for his book of poetry, Scaring the Bears. For more information and to see the finalist for this prize, click here.

Grove City College Conference March 30-April 1, 2023

Grove City College's conference entitled "Christianity and Core Texts at Global/Cultural Crossroads" will take place March 30-April 1, 2023. For more information, click here.

Lilly Network of Church- Related Colleges and Universities

If you are interested in learning more about membership in the Lilly Network of Church-Related Colleges and Universities, please contact us here.

New edition of Leading Lives that Matter released

In their second edition of Leading Lives That Matter, editors Mark Schwehn and Dorothy Bass compile a wide range of texts—from ancient and contemporary literature, social commentary, and philosophy—related to questions of vital interest for those who are trying to decide what to do with their lives and what kind of human beings they hope to become. Leading Lives that Matter has been an important text in many of our fellowship and grant programs, and it contains excellent resources. Click here for more information and an excerpt.