Awards & Funding

The Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) rewards teaching excellence, scholarship and innovation by administering awards and funding. CTL's Strategic Initiatives Manager supports academics in their pursuit of teaching awards by helping to identify award opportunities and offering tips on developing a strong nomination package. Copies of previous successful nomination packages for many of these awards are available for review in CTL.  For more information or assistance contact Curtis Champagne, Strategic Initiatives Manager, Centre for Teaching and Learning (780.492.9302 or curtisc@ualberta.ca).

The Centre for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is responsible for overseeing the nomination process for the following high profile teaching and teaching innovation related internal and external awards.  For detailed information about each of these awards click on their respective award category heading.

 

CTL Adjudicated Awards

  • Centre for Teaching & Learning (CTL) Summer Student Awards ​ 
  • Centre for Teaching & Learning (CTL) Visiting Speaker Grants

Awards For Faculty Excellence

  • Distinguished University Professor
  • Henry Marshall Tory Chair
  • McCalla Professorship
  • University Cup
  • Vargo Teaching Chair

Awards For Teaching Excellence

  • Award for Excellence in Graduate Teaching
  • Provost’s Award for Early Achievement of Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
  • Rutherford Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
  • Teaching Unit Award
  • William Hardy Alexander Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

External Teaching Awards

  • 3M National Teaching Fellowships (STLHE)
  • Alan Blizzard Award (STLHE)
  • Desire2Learn Innovation Award in Teaching and Learning (STLHE)

Other Funding

  • Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)
  • University of Alberta Blended Learning Award