CRLT Grants

CRLT sponsors competitions for grants to enhance teaching and learning at the University of Michigan. To obtain information about these grants, review the short descriptions provided on this page and click on the individual grant name for more details about each one, including application guidelines. The grants competitions are open to eligible members of the Ann Arbor campus of the University only.

All CRLT grant proposals are peer-reviewed by UM faculty.

For other funding sources see: Beyond CRLT Grants: Instructional Funds and Grants Available at UM

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Grant
Primary Goals
Due Date
Maximum Grant Amount
Instructional Development Fund

Support innovative activities to improve teaching and learning

Rolling, until funding is exhausted for the yea Funds for 2013-2014 are no longer available.  This fund will reopen on July 1, 2014

$500

Lecturer’s Professional Development Fund

Provide professional development opportunities for lecturers’ creative endeavors, research, scholarship or teaching

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

$2,000

The Gilbert Whitaker Fund

Provide funding for individual or collaborative groups of faculty to improve teaching and learning at U-M*

*Beginning with the Fall 2013 competition, the Whitaker Fund will become a single stage competition.  

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

$6,000 for smaller projects;

$10,000 for larger projects

The Gilbert Whitaker Fund: Stage II

Provide additional support for Stage I winners from the last two competitions

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

$15,000

Faculty Development Fund

Provide funding for individual or collaborative groups of faculty to improve teaching and learning at U-M

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

$6,000 for smaller projects;

$10,000 for larger projects

Investigating Student Learning

Support faculty interested in studying a specific aspect of student learning in their course 

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

$3,000 (individual faculty)

$4,000 (projects with grad student/postdoc co-investigators)

Internationalizing the Curriculum

Support for projects that expand and enrich international themes

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 $10,000

 

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