Teaching Enhancement Grants (TEG)

offer funding opportunities for scholarly projects that can have a positive impact on student learning and teaching practice

Call for Proposals

Application for the Teaching Enhancement Grants (TEG) for AY 2019/2020 is CLOSED.

 

TYPES OF GRANTS

The TEG provides monetary support for scholarly projects that investigate and aim to improve teaching and learning practices. The grant is intended to promote reflective and outcomes-based teaching and learning.

The TEG will support the following types of projects:

Type Category Project Period Maximum Grant amount per project
Learning Improvement Projects Short-term projects and activities that will enhance teaching and learning 1-year
(Aug 2019 – Jul 2020)
$10,000
Long-term projects – more extensive and longitudinal projects that will significantly enhance teaching and learning 2–3 years
(Aug 2019 – Jul 2021/2022)
$25,000
Education Conference Financial assistance for presentation (paper or other formats) at education conferences or in education track of a disciplinary conference (only conferences that peer review abstracts will be considered) For education conferences held between May 2019–Oct 2019

[Subject to availability of funds, a further call will be made in Sep 2019 for education conferences that fall between Nov 2019–Apr 2020]
$5,000

Details on selection criteria, and submission of proposals can be found here.

 

APPLICATION FORMS

 

TIMELINE

Pre-Award

21 Feb 2019 Call for Proposals
1 Apr 2019 Closing date for submission of proposals
Apr 2019 Review of proposals by TEG Review Panel
May - Jun 2019 Chat sessions with shortlisted applicants, for clarifications and refinements to proposals
Notification of outcome of proposals
Acceptance of grant by successful applicants
Jun - Aug 2019 Application to NUS Institutional Review Board (IRB) by successful applicants/principal investigators (PI) for studies involving human subjects
Notification of IRB review approval/exemption
Creation of project funding WBS
Release of awarded TEG funds to project WBS under PI
First project meeting
Project commencement

Post Award

Jul 2020 1-year projects: submission of Final Report, Statement of Account and closure of project WBS
2-3 years projects: submission of Progress Report
Jul 2021/2022 2-3 years projects: submission of Final Report, Statement of Account and closure of project WBS
2020-2022 Dissemination of research in publications, international journals, conference papers, workshops/seminars, campus conference

Education Conference Applications will be reviewed by CDTL Review Team and applicants will be informed of outcome by end Apr to early May 2019.

 

TEG FINAL REPORT

  • Guidelines for preparation of the TEG Final Report
  • For further information about TEG, please contact:

    A/P Johan Geertsema
    Director, CDTL
    e-mail:


    Dr Adrian Lee
    Deputy Director, CDTL
    e-mail:


    Ms Pansy Kok

    Senior Manager
    e-mail:


    Ms Aini Jaafar

    TEG Programme Co-ordinator
    e-mail: