The Australian Awards for University Teaching are open for 2017.
The Awards are an excellent way to reflect on your achievements, and gain recognition and support for your teaching or teaching/student-related work.
Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning – Institutional deadline 27 April. Citations recognise and reward the diversity of contributions made by individuals and teams to the quality of student learning. Up to 150 Citations, valued at $10,000 each, are awarded to eligible staff who have made a significant contribution to the quality of student learning in a specific area of responsibility over a sustained period.
Awards for Programs that Enhance Learning – Institutional deadline 3 July.
Program Awards recognise learning and teaching support programs and services that make an innovative and outstanding contribution to student learning outcomes and the quality of the student experience. Up to 12 Program Awards, valued at $25,000 each, are awarded to programs and services that have set high standards for ongoing quality in learning and teaching activities in Australian higher education institutions.
Awards for Teaching Excellence – Institutional deadline 3 July. Teaching Awards celebrate a group of the nation’s most outstanding university teachers in their fields. The Awards give recognition to teachers (individuals and teams) renowned for the excellence of their teaching, who have outstanding presentation skills and who have made a broad and deep contribution to enhancing the quality of learning and teaching in higher education.
One of the recipients is further recognised with the Prime Minister’s Award for Australian University Teacher of the Year.
The Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching is holding an Application Workshop on Friday 10 March.
For more information and to register your interest in applying for an award, please contact Ms Anna Smith, Project Officer, Learning and Teaching in the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching E: firstname.lastname@example.org; T: 08 8201 5552.