The Graduate College is pleased to announce the 2019-2020 competition for the Outstanding Creative Master's Thesis Award. This competition is intended to honor outstanding creative scholarship by UNI graduate students and to provide increased visibility for UNI graduate programs.
Nominees must have earned their Master's degree in Fall 2018, Spring 2019, or Summer 2019. The evaluation committee will include members of the Regular Graduate Faculty. Each thesis will be judged on the following criteria: creativity, performance, scholarship, significance, and contribution to the artistic field of study.
Two selections will be made for this award: a 1st place and a 2nd place with a corresponding cash award for each recipient. The evaluation committee may elect not to make an award.