Distance Learning Grants
Limited grants are available to assist with the development and revision of distance learning courses. Distance Learning Course Grants focus on the design of courses and programs to transform classroom interactions and engage students by integrating distance learning pedagogical approaches. These grants will support:
- Development of new a distance learning course(s), pro-rated up to $3,000 per course
- Revision of an existing distance learning course(s), pro-rated up to $1,500 per course
- Development/Revision of new/existing series of courses in a distance learning program
Faculty are encouraged to submit grant requests approximately one calendar year before the course will be taught. Grants completed by the projected implementation date will be paid in April and November of each fiscal year. Grants not completed by the projected implementation date may be extended for one more year.
In addition to the awarded funds, UK Academic Technologies & Faculty Engagement staff will provide assistance with instructional design, course media consultation, demonstration of supported technologies, and course and programmatic assessment. Contact us to initiate the course development/revision process and to discuss grant eligibility.