College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Kate Stephens Fellowship

The Kate Stephens Fellowship provides a single, one-time award for the study of literature, history, or ethics at the graduate level. To be eligible, nominees must have completed their undergraduate or master’s degree at KU and intend to continue on in a master’s or doctoral program in one of the humanities or interdisciplinary & international studies departments, programs, or centers.Eligible academic units may nominate one outstanding KU student who has expressed an interest in or has applied to their master’s or doctoral program.  Self nominations are also accepted. This fellowship is awarded every other year.


Deadline and Submission Instructions

The next call for nominations and application instructions will be posted the end of the Fall 2017 semester. 

For more information, see the Kate Stephens Fellowship Call for Nominations.  Nominations with all required materials must be submitted by using the online nomination form.  The Deadline for submissions is Noon on Friday, February 2, 2018.  If you have questions or would like more information, please email or call 864-4201.