Byron Caldwell Smith Book Award

Award Name: 
Byron Caldwell Smith Book Award
Award Description: 
The Byron Caldwell Smith Award was established at the bequest of Kate Stephens, a former University of Kansas student and one of the University's first women professors. As an undergraduate at the University of Kansas, Kate Stephens learned to love the study of Greek language and literature from Professor Byron Caldwell Smith. In his name she established this award, given biennially to an individual who lives or is employed in Kansas, and who has authored an outstanding book published in the two calendar years preceding the year of the nomination deadline. Authors can choose to be considered in either the Fiction or Non-Fiction categories. One award per category is given each competition cycle, for a total of two awards.
Award Unit: 
KU Units
Award Eligibility: 
University-wide
Award Owner: 
Hall Center for the Humanities
Award Rank: 
Open
Award Call: 
Fall
Award Application Deadline: 
Spring
Award Summary: 
Author of outstanding book.
Award Application Process: 
Yes
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