MLK Day Visual Performing Arts Awards

Enter the MLK Day Visual Performing Arts Contest

Create a theatre/dance, poetry/text, or visual arts piece or compose a piece of music with a social justice theme and you could be awarded a $250 stipend and have your artistic piece premiered at the Nazareth College MLK Day Celebration on Monday, January 15, 2018.

Who's eligible: Undergraduate and graduate students

Awards: $250 stipend in each category — music, theatre/dance, and visual arts

Deadline: Submit your work to the appropriate faculty member (listed in each category below) by 4 p.m. November 15. 

Judging: Faculty members from the visual and performing arts departments will form the adjudicating committee for each category. Award recipients will be announced on November 27.

Requirements:​ The student(s) with the winning submission in each category will be responsible to put together/organize the performance, presentation, display of their new artistic creations for January 15. Departments may be able to assist in providing limited resources (i.e. faculty advising, rehearsal space, materials etc.).


Visual Arts