Learn, Discover, Innovate Grant

Learn, Discover, Innovate Grant Program

The Studio for Teaching & Learning Innovation (STLI) invites applications for the 2022-2023 Learn, Discover, Innovate Grant Program. The funding is designed to encourage and support innovative ideas, practices, programming, and approaches that enhance teaching and learning at William & Mary. For the 2022-2023 academic year, we will award three grants up to $3,000 each. Recipients can use grant funds to pay for books, supplies, materials, equipment, software, fees, travel, or professional learning to support their proposed project.

This opportunity is one of STLI’s ongoing efforts to connect, collaborate, and serve as a hub for advancing teaching and learning across W&M through:

  •  Inspiring new ideas and approaches related to teaching and learning
  •  Fostering the adoption and development of effective and inclusive teaching practices
  •  Advancing student engagement and teaching excellence across W&M

Explore program details below!

Eligibility to Apply:

  • Faculty, staff, graduate students, and postdocs at William & Mary

Application Deadline:

  • Submit the completed proposal by October 24, 2022, at 5:00 pm (EST)

How to Apply:

  • Please submit your application by filling out this form
  • Please submit your application no later than 5:00 pm (EST), October 24, 2022
  • Meet eligibility requirements as specified for the fund
  • Demonstrate a clear plan of the proposed project/initiative
  • Provide clear goals and plans for using the fund
  • Schedule at least one meeting with Yujie (45 minutes /meeting)
  • Complete all required deliverables (See Below) by May 26, 2023
  • **Optional**
    • Recipients are encouraged to showcase their work at conferences or other professional development communities


Deliverables Deadline
Project final report (about 500 words) June 2023
A 3-minute video that summarizes your project (Yujie will work with you on this) July 2023
Time Description
September 20, 2022 Phase 1: Call for Proposals
October 24, 2022 Phase 2: Submission Deadline
October 31, 2022 Phase 3: Announcement for Grant Recipients
November 2022 – April 2023 Phase 4: Project
May 26, 2023 Phase 5: Final Deliverable Submission

Have additional questions?

Connect with Yujie Huang, Learning Assessment & Applied Research Program Manager