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 profession/discipline/field.
Individuals designated as University Outstanding Creative Activity Awardees will receive a $3,000 award.
|Timeline for FY18 University Outstanding Creative Activity Award|
|Applicants submit materials to their college's Dean's Office||Varies by College|
|College deans submit nominations and completed application materials
to AVP for Research by the close of the working day.
|October 5, 2018|
|Announcement of awards||December 4, 2018|
|Award presentation at Founders Day||February 14, 2019|
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.