The 2017 Newberry Library Award will be presented to Martin E. Marty for his outstanding contributions to the humanities. The presentation of the award and the dinner will take place on June 12, 2017. Learn more.
About the Newberry Library Award
The Newberry Library Award recognizes those who have made outstanding contributions to the humanities, particularly in areas related to the Newberry’s collection and activities. The 2016 Newberry Library Award was presented to The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation for its extraordinary support of the arts and humanities over more than four decades.