Onstead Institute / CVAD Alumni Award for Excellence in Art Education

Texas Art Education Association logoThe College of Visual Arts & Design (CVAD) and the Jo Ann (Jody) & Dr. Charles O. Onstead Institute for Education in the Visual Arts & Design at the University of North Texas (UNT) are sponsoring two awards to honor alumni participating in the 2017 Texas Art Education Association (TAEA) Conference. Each year, CVAD graduates present workshops, demonstrations, and scholarly research that embody the best of UNT’s contribution to art teaching in Texas.

The award recognizes papers and workshops presented by this cadre of excellent educators, including a cash prize of $500 per recipient and certificate of achievement. Recipients will also be invited to present their work to current CVAD students in the spring of 2018.

Interested applicants should email their original TAEA proposal, plus a 1-2 page description of the presentation or workshop, to aeah@unt.edu no later than October 13, 2017.

Finalists will be notified prior to the convention and the awardees recognized at the TAEA gathering in November.

For questions about the award or application process, you may also contact the Department of Art Education & Art History at aeah@unt.edu.