Facul-TE Funding

LTEC Facul_TE Award Criteria:

The Facul_TE Awards are designed to support faculty teaching excellence projects directly related to professional development in improving teaching and learning. Criteria for evaluating proposals seeking support are:   

  1. The project is clearly conducive to the improvement of teaching and active learning strategies in the classroom and college environment.
  2. Funds may be used for participating at workshops/conferences, online faculty development courses, sponsoring on-campus workshops or speakers for faculty, and resources for improving your teaching.  Funds for purchasing equipment and supplies that would normally be purchased with department funds are not eligible.
  3. Normal college purchasing and travel reimbursement procedures must be followed by awardees. Applications must be submitted for approval at least three weeks priorto your Facul_TE project in order to be funded.
  4. The knowledge and skills gained from the Facul_TE project will be communicated to SUNY Potsdam through an LTEC sponsored workshop or event, facilitated by the awardee no later than 1 year following receipt of the award.   

The Facul-TE Funding program maximum award is currently $500 per academic year (September - May).

How to Apply:

Applications are evaluated as they are submitted, but will currently be accepted only for activities that will be completed before May 8, 2015.

Priority consideration will be given to applications from members of the faculty/staff that did not receive Facul-TE Awards in the 2013-2014 year.

Please submit your completed application with supporting documentation in both electronic and hard copy form using this Facul_TE Application (PDF) to:

Caron Collins
Director, LTEC
Crumb Library
collincl@potsdam.edu