Call for proposals for Small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund Innovation projects

Proposal submissions for Small Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (TLEF) Innovation projects are open to faculty, students, and staff at UBC Vancouver. The deadline for proposals is 3pm on November 16, 2023.

About Small TLEF Innovation projects
Small TLEF Innovation grants are intended to support experimentation with pedagogical approaches that have strong potential to enhance learning through grassroots projects. Small TLEF Innovation applicants can request up to $50,000 over the life of the project, which can span between one and three years. Small TLEF Innovation projects should advance UBC’s Strategic Plan and be aligned with one or more of the TLEF Fund priorities for 2024/25 (

Application process
Learn more about Small TLEF Innovation projects and how to apply by visiting the TLEF website ( The online application system will open for applicants on November 1, 2023.

Consultation sessions
For more information and support, register for the TLEF general information session on September 20, 2023. The Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) will also hold weekly drop-in consultation sessions to provide feedback and assistance to potential TLEF applicants between September 20 to November 15, 2023.

You can register for TLEF consultation sessions by visiting the CTLT events website (

Christina Hendricks
Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President, Teaching and Learning pro tem