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.

Resources for Grants, Foundations, and Scholarships - this meta-site provides a thorough list of websites that can guide faculty members through the funding process, and direct them to funding opportunities.

Grants, Foundations, and Non-Profit Organizations - pages designed by the Orlando County Library System that compiles funding sources.

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

Alice Noblin
College of Health and Public Affairs Alice Noblin I often utilize project-based learning so Health Informatics and Information Management (HIIM) students are able to apply concepts to “real world” scenarios. This type of application allows me to ascertain the student‘s true understanding of important HIIM concepts. This type of experience also ...

Jane Waterman
College of Sciences Jane Waterman Science is like a big jigsaw puzzle, and each research project is like a piece of that puzzle. To get this message across to my students, at all the levels I teach, I try to bring science alive to my classes, show them that science is always a work in progress and that it is exciting. I think it is important to in...

Ernest Smith
College of Arts and Sciences Ernest  Smith When I began my full-time teaching career, the first text I taught was from Paulo Freire's Pedagogy of the Oppressed, where the Brazilian educator contrasts "problem-posing education" and "the banking concept of education." According to Freire, the key to education is dialogic learning, rather than the one direct...