Information for

Learning Innovation and Teaching Enhancement (LITE) grants

Faculty and staff are invited to apply for LITE grants, which provide support for experimenting with and investigating innovative approaches to enhancing teaching that foster deep student learning at the University of Waterloo.

The program is composed of two kinds of grants:

  • LITE Seed Grants (funding up to $5,000 for one-year projects)
    Deadlines: February 1 and June 1
  • LITE Full Grants (funding up to $30,000 for two-year projects)
    Deadline: October 1

The grants are funded by the Office of the Associate Vice President, Academic and administered by the Centre for Teaching Excellence.

How to apply for a LITE Grant

LITE Grant application resources

How CTE can support you in the LITE Grant process

Funded LITE Grant projects

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