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The Shaeffer Award

The Edna T. Shaeffer Humanist Award awards $4,000 annually from the Evelyn Pugh endowment for scholarly research projects on topics in the humanities. Current and past recipients are listed below.

2017 Winners

Allison Fagan – English

Mollie Godfrey – English

Matthew Rebhorn – English

William Van Norman - History

Past Winners

2002

Dabney Bankert – English

Sallie King – Philosophy & Religion

Trent Watts – History

2003

Dolores Flamiano – SMAD

Elizabeth Janik – History

Alexander Leidholdt – SMAD

Howard Lubert – Political Science

2004

Shah Hanifi – History

John Ott – Art

Sarah Warren – Art

2005

Andrew Connell – Music

Fletcher Linder – Sociology & Anthropology

Kristen McCleary – History

2006

Liam Buckley – Sociology & Anthropology

Maged Mikhail – History

Debali Mookerjea-Leonard – English

2007

Dabney Bankert – English

H. Michael Gelfand – History

Matthew Rebhorn – English

Andrea Veltman – Philosophy & Religion

2008

Dolores Flamiano – SMAD

Alexander Leidholdt – SMAD

John Ott – Art

2009

Sarah Brooks – Art

Jessica Davidson – History

David Hollenberg – Philosophy & Religion

2010

Mary Gayne – History

Laura Katzman – Art

Howard Lubert – Political Science

2011

Brooks Hefner – English

Debali Mookerjea-Leonard – English

Emily Westkaemper – History

2012

Dabney Bankert – English

John Ott – Art

Matthew Rebhorn – English

2013

Allison Fagan – English

Alexander Leidholdt – SMAD

Sian White – English

2014

Evan Friss – History

Mark Rankin – English

Andrea Veltman – Philosophy & Religion

2015

Paul Bogard – English

Laura Katzman – Art

Debali Mookerjea-Leonard – English

2016

Mark Facknitz – English

Annette Federico – English

John Ott – Art