Touro College Faculty Innovation Grant Program (2021 – 2022)

Recipients

2020-2021

2019-2020

The 2021-2022 applications will open in April 2021.

Eligibility: All full-time, part-time and adjunct faculty from the undergraduate, graduate and professional schools are eligible to apply.

Purpose: These grants are intended to promote student success and excellence in teaching through the development of innovative instructional methods, new methods of assessing learning or the redesign of courses using technology.

Eligible Expenses:

Grants may pay for:

  • Course design or redesign
  • New assessment design for courses
  • New use of technology for a course
  • Student assistance
  • Equipment, software or supplies

Additional Requirements: Successful projects should entail the development and pilot implementation of either a new course or substantial changes to the content of or instructional approaches used in an existing course. The project must include pilot implementation and assessment of the new course or new instructional approaches.

Awardees will be expected to submit a brief summary report to the Provost’s office at the conclusion of the project and share their project through a faculty development program in the fall of 2022.

Grant Amounts: Applicants may request grants between $500 and $2,000.

Application Deadline: TBA

Please send the entire package (application form and all other required documents including support/recommendation letter) in a single email to:

Rima Aranha, Ph.D.
Director of Strategic Initiatives
Office of the Provost, Graduate and Professional Divisions
rima.aranha@touro.edu