The Arts Institute provides research support to faculty, staff, and students in the arts. Each spring, the Arts Institute recognizes achievements and professional service along with supporting future creative endeavors and research. The call for applications and nominations is released early each fall semester with a deadline in November. The Institute offers six awards annually, and one award bi-annually, amounting to approximately $86,000. The grants are divided into three categories: Arts Faculty Research, Arts Faculty and Staff Outreach, and Undergraduate and Graduate Student Achievement in the Arts.
The recipients of the 2016 Awards in the Creative Arts have been selected! These individuals were honored on May 10, 2016 at the annual awards ceremony. Congratulations to the following winners!