Grants & Awards, Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Grants & Awards

There are many sources of support at the University of Illinois for excellent teaching and research about learning. In addition to the teaching awards offered by most colleges and departments information about all-campus grants and awards, as well as where to apply for external funding, is available on the following sites.

Campus Resources

Teaching Advancement Board Programs
Programs to foster improvement and provide support for excellent teaching and research about learning 

Campus Instructional Awards
University Distinguished Teacher-Scholar Program
Provost's Initiative on Teaching Advancement (PITA) Grants
Teaching Advancement Travel and Workshop Grants

The Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research (OVCR)
The OVCR Campus Research Board
Provides support to faculty to conduct individual and group research projects

The OVCR Scholars’ Travel Fund
Supports full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty members in specifically targeted departments or units

The Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership
Provides a variety of funding opportunities for faculty and students