Do you, as a teacher, have ideas for new forms of project-based education to implement, or to translate existing educational concepts to your course? This IIS grant offers the opportunity to experiment and develop your ideas to impart project skills to students in an innovative way. Depending on the proposal submitted, up to 80 hours are available per project.
The grants will be made available for courses scheduled to begin in block 6 of semester 2, and block 1,2 and 3 of semester 1 of the 2020/2021 academic year. A maximum of 80 hours is available for each grant; the precise amount will depend on the proposal submitted. These hours will be in addition to the hours already assigned for this course by your department.
Structure of the project
If you are awarded a grant, the hours you will receive should be spent on:
The IIS can offer you help and support as you elaborate your plans and share relevant best practices.
Deadline has passed.
The following criteria will be applied when selecting the grant recipients:
Soon a new application form will be uploaded. When interested, you can also already mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upon selection, the applicant must be supply a written guarantee from his or her supervisor indicating that if the applicant receives the funding, his or her department head or manager will ensure the applicant is given sufficient opportunity to conduct the project.
The application will be evaluated by a committee consisting various experts across university and programme manager of the education lab at the IIS. This evaluation committee will submit a recommendation to the director of the Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies, who will then take a final decision regarding allocation of funding.
Once it has been concluded, the project will be evaluated in cooperation with the IIS and the results will be shared within the UvA, as well potentially included in a publication.