PROGRAM: John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities

Presented by:
North Carolina Humanities Council
Subject: Other Audience: All

The John Tyler Caldwell Award for the Humanities, the¬†Council’s highest honor, has been presented annually since its inauguration in 1990. Named for its first recipient, the late Dr. John Tyler Caldwell, from 1959-1975 the chancellor of North Carolina State University and a founding member of the North Carolina Humanities Council, the award pays tribute to individuals whose life and work illuminate one or more of the multiple dimensions of human life where the humanities come into play: civic, personal, intellectual, and moral.