The DaVinci Institute seeks applications for its 2016 DaVinci Fellows and DaVinci Scholars awards.
The DaVinci Fellowship funds creative projects, broadly defined, among Oklahoma’s higher education faculty. Acting on the premise that creative thought and insight are fundamental components of extraordinary scholarship, invention, teaching, and performance across academic disciplines, those chosen as DaVinci Fellows receive $1000 awards to support creative endeavors in the coming year. Follow this link to download 2016 DaVinci Fellow Application Materials
The DaVinci Scholar Award is designed to honor pre-service teachers whose academic accomplishments and service to the university are deemed most notable. Nominees will demonstrate the ability to integrate content into relevant applications through a service learning proposal. The proposal should exemplify scholarship, creativity, inventiveness, sound teaching techniques, and a keen sense of responsibility. Eligible applicants for this award must in their final two years in a teacher preparation program. Awardees receive a $1000 prize payable in the first year of employment as an Oklahoma K-12 educator. Follow this link to download 2015-2016 DaVinci Scholar Application Materials.