Awards

Awards

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The Teaching Commons posts awards which recognize excellence in teaching and assists faculty who are submitting applications and proposals for internal and external awards as well as grants programs.

We can provide

  • Individual consultations
  • Workshops
  • Advice 
  • Practical support (e.g. editing, proofing, etc.)

External Awards

3M National Teaching Fellowship

Deadline: September 30, 2017 

Eligibility: Instructors currently teaching at a post-secondary institution who has demonstrated excellence in educational leadership and teaching.

Nominated by: anyone, in consultation with the instructor

More information about this award

 

Brightspace Innovation Award

Deadline: February 12, 2017 CLOSED

Eligibility: Instructors currently teaching at a post-secondary institution, ideally using Brightspace/D2L online or in the classroom.

Nominated by: anyone, in consultation with the instructor.

More information about this award

Lakehead University Distinguished Instructor Award

What Is It?

The Distinguished Instructor Award (DIA) is Lakehead University’s most prestigious teaching award and recognizes an outstanding individual who has made a significant contribution to teaching excellence and educational innovation and leadership at the University over a number of years. Only one award per year is bestowed.