Regional Collaboration or Conference Application Information

The deadline for Regional Conference applications is September 15

Applicants must consult with the Lilly Fellows Program Director prior to submitting the application.

Before applying, please consult the "Lilly Network Grant Suggestions and Guidelines."

Required Application Materials:

  • Description of the Collaboration, Conference, or Workshop (approximately 1,000 words) Please explain the rationale and nature of the event, the speakers, the intended audience, and the projected number of participants.
  • Preliminary schedule of Collaboration, Conference, or Workshop
  • Projected budget
  • CV of the Coordinator
  • Cover Form (available here)

Mail these documents with the cover form (see below) to:

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

OR you may submit all materials including the cover form as attachments to lillyfellows.program@valpo.edu.

Noteworthy News

February LFP Update

The Current LFP Update for February 2020 is now available. Click here.


Rescheduled: Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference at Sacred Heart University

The “Catholic Intellectual Tradition Conference: Challenges and Opportunities for the Catholic University in the 21st Century,” at Sacred Heart University has been rescheduled to October 29-31, 2020. Click here for more information and to register. 


Seton Hall to reschedule conference on Communication and Religion in the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election

Seton Hall University will reschedule its regional conference, “Communication and Religion in the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election,” with a date TBD. This conference is free to attend. Click here for more information.


Valparaiso University to reschedule conference: "Religion, State, and Nationalism: Problems and Possibilities”

Valparaiso University will reschedule its special symposium, “Religion, State, and Nationalism: Problems and Possibilities,” with a new date TBD. Registration is now open. Click here for more information and to register.


2019 LFP Book Award Winner Announced

The Resilience of Religion in American Higher Education by John Schmalzbauer and Kathleen Mohoney is the 2019 winner of the LFP Book Award. For more information and to learn about the 2019 LFP Book Award Finalists, click here.


Announcing a call for Nominations for the 2020 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Music Performance

The National Board of the Lilly Network of Church-Related Colleges and Universities is proud to announce the 2020 Arlin G. Meyer Prize in Music Performance. For more information and how to nominate, 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.