Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities

The Harry M. Philpott Endowment for the Humanities Grant Program

The Harry M. Philpott Endowment for the Humanities Grant Program is administered by the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities for the enhancement of the quality of classroom teaching in the humanities in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University.  The endowment is named in honor of Dr. Harry M. Philpott, Auburn University’s eleventh president, who served from 1965 to 1980.    

The next proposal will be due February 12, 2021.

 

2020 Recipients

Dr. Emily Friedman
Dr. Friedman is an associate professor in the Department of English and co-founder with Dr. Derek Ross and Greg Schmidt of the Book Lab Cart, which provides supplies for students to experience the physical components, design, and artistry of book production. The Philpott award will allow her to purchase a tabletop letterpress.
 
Dr. Sunny Stalter-Pace

Dr. Stalter-Pace is Hargis Associate Professor of American Literature in the Department of English, and she will use the grant to support a guest lecturer’s visit to her class, as well as provide support for student participation in a national humanities conference. 

 

Last Updated: May 22, 2020