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2018-19 LOI Submission Date Extended to June 5, 2017

The 2018-19 ALT Fund Letter of Intent Submission Date has been extended from May 24, 2017 to June 5, 2017.  Pages in the website and documents have been updated accordingly.

2018-19 Call for Proposals, ALT Fund

The Provost of The University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus, in collaboration with the Deans’ Council, invites proposals to the 2018-19 Aspire Learning & Teaching (ALT) Fund. See the Call for Proposals for more information.

2017-18 ALT Fund Recipients Announced

We are pleased to announce the two projects that will be funded through Aspire Learning & Teaching Fund in 2017-18, as follows:   ALT Fund Project:  UBCO Design Thinking Hub Lead Applicant:       Dr. Ray Taheri-Ardebili, Senior Instructor, School of Engineering (UBC Okanagan) Collaborators:          Dr. Susan Crichton, Associate Professor, […]

Full proposal deadline updated and minor updates to forms.

The due date for the Full Proposal for the 2017-18 Round of the ALT Fund has been extended from September 30 to October 31, 2016. Some minor updates to the forms have resulted form this change.  In addition, some clarifying language regarding any proposed buyouts has been added to the Budget Considerations section of the Proposal […]

Funded Proposals Section Added

Please note that we have added a new section to the site called “Funded Proposals”.  You can browse through the list of projects funded in previous  years.  Each of the projects has a short description.  If made available, the proposals are available for viewing in the Centre for Teaching and Learning office, Science Room 200.

Due date for Letter of Intent Extended to June 20, 2016!

The due date for receipt of the Letter of Intent for the 2017-18 ALT Fund has been extended from May 31, 2016 to June 20, 2016 (3:00 PM).

Typo correction in PDF Version of 2017-18 Call

Please note there was a typo on the PDF copy of the 2017-18 Call for Proposals; the date associated with the Priority Areas of Focus has been corrected.  The updated copy is available on the Downloads page.

2017-18 ALT Fund Call Released

The Provost of The University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus, in collaboration with the Deans’ Council, invites proposals to the 2017-18 Aspire Learning & Teaching (ALT) Fund. Now in its second year, the ALT Fund supports curriculum change, innovative teaching practices and learning environment enhancement as envisioned in Aspire. The fund will enable faculty members […]