Call For Proposals - Fellowship And Grants

The MacPherson Institute has opened a call for proposals for three teaching and learning funding opportunities:

MacPherson Institute logoLeadership in Teaching & Learning Fellowship: Anyone in an educational role and continuously employed by McMaster for the two-year duration of the Fellowship can apply to receive up to $15,000 over two years to implement a pedagogical project in either evaluating course impact or implementing program change. Past Fellowship recipients in the Faculty of Science include Sajeni Mahalingam, Rosa da Silva, Ayesha Khan, Kim Deg and Sarah Symons.

Teaching & Learning Grant - Priority Areas for Learning and Teaching: Anyone in an educational role at McMaster can submit a proposal to receive up to $4,000 in funding to explore issues in one or more of MacPherson's priority research areas related to teaching and learning and/or student experience at the undergraduate or graduate level. Previous grant recipients from the Faculty of Science include Kim Deg, Nikol Piskuric, Katie Moisse and Veronica Rodriguez Moncalvo.

Teaching & Learning Grant - Small Teaching and Learning Exploration Grant: Anyone in an educational role at McMaster can submit a proposal to receive up to $2,000 in seed funding to promote scholarly investigation, development or implementation of a project that enhances student educational experience.

The deadline for proposals is Friday, March 13. The MacPherson Institute is hosting informal drop-in consultation sessions on Friday, Jan. 31 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 13 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesday, March 3 from 10 a.m. to noon.

For more information, contact Melec Zeadin zeadinm2@mcmaster.ca.
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