News for Faculty and Staff

Arts Institute puts out call for nominations for 2017 Awards in the Creative Arts

October 03, 2016

UW-Madison's Arts Institute provides research support to faculty, staff and students in the arts with the Awards in the Creative Arts.

The Institute offers six awards annually and one award bi-annually, amounting to approximately $86,000 given in awards. The grants are divided into three categories: Arts Faculty Research, Arts Faculty and Staff Outreach and Undergraduate and Graduate Student Achievement in the Arts.

Download the 2017 Awards in the Creative Arts Call for Applications and Nominations. This document contains important information, such as award descriptions, submission requirements and instructions on how to apply. The deadline for submissions is Wednesday, Nov. 2. Please note that only UW-Madison faculty, staff and students are eligible to apply. Submissions are limited to digital format.

Students desiring more information should attend the “Brownbag Information Session: Arts Institute Student Awards in Performing and Visual Arts” information session. The Arts Institute will explain the application process and answer any questions students may have. This informal session will take place on Friday, Oct. 14 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Virginia Harrison Parlor, Lathrop Hall.

From the Arts Institute: “These grants are a fantastic opportunity to fund future creative endeavors and research, and support student work. We look forward to receiving your applications and nominations for the 2017 Awards in the Creative Arts.”