Teaching Project Grants: July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018

The Teaching Project Grants program is designed to provide support for Penn State faculty, departments, and degree-granting programs to engage in projects that support teaching and learning endeavors in undergraduate education. Support for these projects includes consultations with Institute faculty, as well as funding.

Proposal Submission Process and Timeline

By Tuesday, January 31, 2017: Contact an Institute faculty consultant to discuss your idea and its alignment with the Institute's mission. The Institute forwards pre-proposal ideas to Associate Deans and Directors of Academic Affairs for identification of projects for full proposal development. Selected faculty members will have the opportunity to develop a full proposal and compete for funding.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017: Invitations to submit a proposal are sent to faculty PIs.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017: Invited proposals due.

May 31, 2017: Proposers will be notified of funding decisions by SITE.

Proposal Process

What we can fund

Requested funds must be directly related to teaching or learning objectives

What we can't fund

Proposal Review Criteria

This is a competitive process and decisions are based on the following factors:

Funding Levels