Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF)
Supporting innovation in teaching and the learning environment.
Have an idea to improve the student learning experience? Apply for TLEF funding.
TLEF grant holders are asked to submit interim and closure reports. Review the reporting requirements.
The TLEF has funded over a thousand innovative projects since its start in 1991. Browse through funded projects.
2018 TLEF Funding Round
The 2018 TLEF call for Large TLEF and Small Proposals is now open.
The deadline Letters of Intent for Large TLEF Projects was due July 14, 2017. Successful applicants have been invited to submit a full Large TLEF proposal by October 13, 2017. Current grant holders of Large TLEF projects who are seeking 2nd- or 3rd-year funding must also submit an application by this date.The deadline for Small TLEF applications is November 17, 2017. Current grant holders of Small TLEF projects who are seeking 2nd- or 3rd-year funding must also submit an application by this date.
Proposal Development Support – TLEF General Orientation/Drop-in Sessions
The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) will hold a General Information Session on the TLEF on September 28, from 12:00-1:00 pm in Room 2.22 of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. In this session, prospective applicants will receive information about the TLEF criteria and application process, tips about writing proposals, and have an opportunity to meet other applicants who are also working on proposals this year.
Between September and November, CTLT will host weekly drop-in sessions each Thursday from 1:00-3:00 pm for prospective TLEF applicants who are developing TLEF proposals. Information on these sessions is posted on the CTLT Events site: http://events.ctlt.ubc.ca/event-category/tlef/