The CFE supports faculty excellence and scholarship of teaching and learning through a variety of grants.

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    Large Course Redesign Grants

    2018-19 Call for Proposals Announced! Faculty members from a wide range of disciplines are rethinking the way they teach large-enrollment courses. They are complementing the traditional lecture with instructional technologies and active learning methods based on decades of research about how students learn. The … Continued

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    CFE/Lenovo Instructional Innovation Grants Program

    Technological change is now one of the accepted constants influencing life and work on campus and beyond. UNC instructors are using technology to explore new opportunities to engage and challenge students, to lower barriers to student access, and to make their … Continued

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    Professional Exploration and Growth Grants

    The Professional Exploration and Growth grants program supports full-time faculty members (at any stage of their careers) who are seeking structured learning opportunities which help them broaden their skills as teachers, scholars, and leaders. Typically, these opportunities are (1) voluntarily … Continued

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    Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) Grants

    Carolina faculty members have a long tradition of innovation in the classroom. Their willingness to experiment with promising new instructional techniques and models has benefited students and peers on this campus and beyond. The impact of their work is especially … Continued

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    Research Communication Grants

    CFE research offers small publication and presentation grants to support faculty-level research communication efforts. Examples of projects that could be funded include: Reflective essay focusing on your own experiences with communicating your research to broader audiences Case studies focusing on … Continued