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2021 ALT-2040 Fund Call for Proposals is now Live!

The 2021 ALT-2040 Fund Call for Proposals is now open. Please see the Call for Proposals and Application Materials sections for more detail.

ALT-2040 Fund announcement

I am delighted to announce the results of the 2020 Aspire-2040 Learning Transformations (ALT-2040) Fund competition. Newly introduced in the 2019 academic year, the ALT-2040 Fund is intended to encourage and accelerate curricular transformations and new program development as envisioned in Outlook 2040, while leveraging the strategies and advancing the goals of UBC’s Strategic plan. […]

Call for Proposals is now open!

The 2020 Call for Proposals is now open. Please see the Call for Proposals and Application Materials for more detail.  

Call for Proposals & 2018-19 ALT Fund Recipients Announced

This message is sent on behalf of Patricia Lasserre, Associate Provost, Enrolment and Academic Programs, to all Deans and Unit Heads. Please distribute widely amongst your colleagues.  Dear Colleagues, It is my pleasure to share two important announcements regarding the Aspire Learning and Teaching (ALT) Fund. Call for Proposals The 2019-20 Call for Proposals is […]

2018-19 LOI Submission Date Extended to June 5, 2017

The 2018-19 ALT Fund Letter of Intent Submission Date has been extended from May 24, 2017 to June 5, 2017.  Pages in the website and documents have been updated accordingly.

2018-19 Call for Proposals, ALT Fund

The Provost of The University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus, in collaboration with the Deans’ Council, invites proposals to the 2018-19 Aspire Learning & Teaching (ALT) Fund. See the Call for Proposals for more information.

2017-18 ALT Fund Recipients Announced

We are pleased to announce the two projects that will be funded through Aspire Learning & Teaching Fund in 2017-18, as follows:   ALT Fund Project:  UBCO Design Thinking Hub Lead Applicant:       Dr. Ray Taheri-Ardebili, Senior Instructor, School of Engineering (UBC Okanagan) Collaborators:          Dr. Susan Crichton, Associate Professor, […]

Full proposal deadline updated and minor updates to forms.

The due date for the Full Proposal for the 2017-18 Round of the ALT Fund has been extended from September 30 to October 31, 2016. Some minor updates to the forms have resulted form this change.  In addition, some clarifying language regarding any proposed buyouts has been added to the Budget Considerations section of the Proposal […]

Funded Proposals Section Added

Please note that we have added a new section to the site called “Funded Proposals”.  You can browse through the list of projects funded in previous  years.  Each of the projects has a short description.  If made available, the proposals are available for viewing in the Centre for Teaching and Learning office, Science Room 200.

Due date for Letter of Intent Extended to June 20, 2016!

The due date for receipt of the Letter of Intent for the 2017-18 ALT Fund has been extended from May 31, 2016 to June 20, 2016 (3:00 PM).