This award shall be given for outstanding creative work. Creative contributions shall include, but not be limited to, the following: painting, sculpture, film, drama, musical composition, choreography of a dance, poetry, a novel, creative non-fiction, creative media programming.
The contribution(s) must have been recognized in the field as having national and/or international significance. This award is not designed to recognize a single major work, but recognizes consistent and sustained contributions to the field.
Award amount: $3,000
College deans submit notifications and completed application materials to AVP for Research by the close of the working day October 1, 2021.
Announcement of awards: TBD
Each recipient receives $3000, payable as $1000 in salary and $2000 in operating funds. Funds must be expended by the end of the fiscal year in which the award is granted.