Interested in developing a technology project, but need financial resources to get it done? There are several opportunities for getting grants from various units on campus. The LRC can not only refer you to a funding source that would be most appropriate for your project, but we can also assist in the writing of the grant, and/or write a letter of support for your application. Funding agents look favorably on applications that have the support of their local support unit, so take advantage of our assets!
Graduate Media Assistant (GMA) Program
The GMA program allows the LRC to hire a graduate assistant to work on an instructional technology project sponsored by an instructor. LRC staff are available to train the GMA to undertake technology tasks for their project, as well as provide ongoing consultation and assistance throughout the project cycle. Interested in applying for this program? Fill out our application here.
LSA Technology Services Funding and Grants
LSA Technology Services manages several grant programs that are open to all instructional staff in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor. The LRC Instructional Technology Team collaborates frequently with the LSA-TS Learning Technologies and Consulting Group to explore, plan, and support LSA faculty instructional technology projects, including assistance in identifying and applying for relevant funding opportunites. View available grants here.
Additional Funding Resources
Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT): CRLT sponsors competitions for grants to enhance teaching and learning at the University of Michigan. The grants competitions are open to eligible members of the Ann Arbor campus of the University only.