Affordable and Open Educational Resources Grants

To address the high costs of textbooks and other academic resources, the Library and the Center for Teaching & Learning are sponsoring grants for faculty who are interested in incorporating open and affordable educational resources into their courses. Grant applications are due February 19, 2018.

Grant funding will be awarded in amounts from $500-$1,000.

More information about the grant program

Previous Grant recipients

In 2016, the first year of grant program, five faculty members received funding for the incorporation of affordable course materials and Open Educational Resources (OER) into a course:

  • David Engerman, History
    Course: U.S. Responses to Global Inequality: Recent Histories  
  • Colleen Hitchcock, Biology
    Course: Ecology
  • Xiadong Liu, Psychology
    Course: Advanced Psychological Statistics
  • Sean Milligan, Rabb
    Course: Challenges in Project Management
  • Patricia Steiner, Rabb
    Course: Organization Leadership and Decision Making