College of Arts and Sciences
Dean's Office

Varner Hall, Room 217
371 Varner Drive
Rochester, MI 48309-4485
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(248) 370-2140
Fax: (248) 370-4280

The Judd Family Endowed Fund

Judd Family Endowed Fund

The Judd Family Endowed Fund award was established in 2008 by the Judd family to provide Oakland University and the College of Arts and Sciences with the opportunity to sponsor programs in the humanities and arts, a passion of the Judd Family.

2018-19 Judd Family Endowed Fund Awarded programs include:

  • “Marche Funèbre.” Reviving a Lost Ballet by George Balanchine
  • Exploring the Video Essay: Creative and Critical Practice
  • Eula Biss Nonfiction Reading and Craft Talk
  • Andy Narell – Steel Drum Pioneer. Residency and concerts
  • Collaboration and “Behind the Curtain” with composer Tom Cipullo. Residency and performance
Program Requirements
  • Focus upon the arts or humanities
  • Highlight the University's College of Arts and Sciences' commitment to the arts and humanities
  • Programs must be open to students, faculty, alumni and the community
  • Programs highlighting the research or creative activity to a specific faculty member are not eligible for Humanities Awards.
Past Judd Awardees