Faculty Development Grants

The UWL Faculty Development Committee (FDC) awards grants to support the professional development of faculty and instructional academic staff and projects intended to improve teaching and learning. There are three types of grants:

  1. Teaching Innovations
  2. Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
  3. Professional Development

Examples of Funded Faculty Development Committee Grants, 2001-2012 (abstracts)

Guidelines and applications forms for the 2015-2016 Faculty Development Committee Grants

Internal Budget Template

Note: the 2015-2016 grant supports projects that take place July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016. Funding for the 2015-2016 grants is not available until July 1, 2015.

Application Deadlines

  • Professional Development and Scholarship of Teaching & Learning Grants due in the College Dean's office, Friday, September 19, 2014.
  • Professional Development, Scholarship of Teaching & Learning, and Teaching Innovations Grants due via email to grants@uwlax.edu, Friday, September 26, 2014 by NOON.


All grants should be submitted via the new Digital Measure process, which involves uploading your materials, running a report, and submitting that report via email to grants@uwlax.edu. See the instructional video below that describes how to submit your proposal.

Final Reports for 2014-2015 Grants due August 31, 2015

Final Reports for 2015-2016 Grants due August 31, 2016



UW-L Grant Final Report Form