Call for Proposals
Theme: Supporting Collaborative Learning at the University of Windsor
Deadline extended to: Monday, January 28, 2013
The Centre for Teaching and Learning has chosen to focus this round of the Centred on Learning Innovation Fund (CLIF) on Supporting Collaborative Learning at the University of Windsor. These projects might include, but are not limited to, areas such as collaborative networked learning, computer supported collaborative learning, using learning management systems (e.g., CLEW) as a context for developing collaborative learning, assessment of student learning in a collaborative context, alignment of collaborative practices with learning outcomes, feedback, classroom assessment techniques, peer- and self-assessment, and online education assessment.
Preference will be given to projects that:
Individuals holding a full-time teaching appointment (including tenured and tenure-track faculty, learning specialists, librarians, and other AAS appointments, and limited term faculty) at the University of Windsor for the term of the grant (May 2013 through April 2014) are eligible for grants of up to $2500.
The Centred on Learning Innovation Fund (CLIF) grants faculty members up to $2,500 for teaching and learning projects related to a theme chosen annually. Since its launch in 2007, the CTL has awarded 26 CLIF grants to faculty members and staff from Nursing; Business; Arts and Social Sciences; Education; Science; Engineering; and staff from the Leddy Library; Centre for Smart Community Innovation; International Students’ Centre; Centre for Career Education; Office of the Vice-Provost, Students and Registrar; and Research Ethics Board.
Applications must be submitted by the principal applicant electronically by Friday January 18, 2013. The application system will be available Monday, December 3, 2012.
The purpose of the Centred on Learning Innovation Fund is to stimulate the development, implementation, and assessment of innovative teaching and learning.
Applications are encouraged from:
Applicants must complete the online application [available December 3, 2012] including a project description (2 pages maximum) as well as a proposed budget. Please see the form below for further details. Please follow the instructions concerning departmental and/or faculty approval on the appropriate form.
Conditions of the Award
Grantees will submit a brief interim report by November 20, 2012 and a final report demonstrating the findings and confirming completion of the project by April 15, 2013.
Funds will be disbursed in one payment. Please take into account whether research ethics clearance is needed as you prepare your application. For more information, please contact the Office of the Research Ethics Board at ex. 3948, or via email at email@example.com.
The following item is not an eligible expense:
Expenses with Limited Eligibility
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Please feel free to contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org for advice and assistance in preparing your proposal.