Funding Opportunities for Teaching and Learning

Office of Research at UCF - provides funding opportunities for faculty members, including internal and external sources.

Department of Education - provides a list of sites offering grants to individuals through the DOE.

FIPSE Grant Database - the Fund for the Improvement of Post-Secondary Education provides an online, searchable database for funding opportunities related to teaching and learning.

Grants and Awards, POD Network - the Professional and Organizational Development Network provides grants and awards for faculty that "contribute new knowledge or tools to the field of instructional, faculty, and organizational development."

Community of Science - hosts a comprehensive database that allows you to search for funding resources for any discipline.

 

Faculty Spotlight View Other Award Winners

William Safranek
College of Medicine William  Safranek I do not know if many educators formally construct their teaching philosophy before they walk into a classroom for the first time; I certainly did not when I started as an adjunct instructor at UCF in 1996 or when I became a full-time instructor in 2005. I am certain all educators think strongly about the kind o...

Lei Zhao
College of Engineering and Computer Science Lei   Zhao Enthusiasm is the key to the success of an engineering educator. My enthusiasm in engineering and teaching, which propelled me through many years of hard work in pursuit of knowledge and excellence, enables me to instill the same enthusiasm in my students and guide them towards a rewarding career in engine...

Drew Lanier
College of Sciences Drew   Lanier Students retain more of course material when they are actively engaged in the learning process. Accordingly, I employ a mixture of lecture and the Socratic Method. Doing so communicates the basic concepts and ideas in the course, while also measuring the students' comprehension, leading to mo...