Creative Works Award
Description: For undergraduates. Requires resume, written abstract, and copy of creative project from a current or previous class at EIU.
The School of Arts (Departments of Art + Design, Music, and Theatre), the Departments of English and World Languages and Cultures, and the Tarble Arts Center invite undergraduate students to participate in the annual Creative Awards competition. Regardless of major, undergraduate students who engage in creative works in the Arts and Humanities may submit them for recognition.
A complete nomination packet includes an online nomination from a faculty member noting the significance and quality of the work; an online written abstract of the project not to exceed 300 words which describes the project and its significance, plus a one-page resume by the nominee, and a copy of the project. The copy may be submitted as a text file if the project is a written document; as an image or images if the project is artwork; or as a media/video file if the project is a recital, performance, or presentation. The abstract must include the title of the project, the name of the degree program, and the name of the author.
This award is announced and disbursed in the Spring semester.