Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities: Leadership in Faculty Teaching Award (LIFT)

Deadline: February

Level: Early-career, Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada, Ontario

Cycle: Annual


The LIFT Award was developed to recognize and encourage teaching excellence at Ontario’s colleges and universities. This award has been given out to faculty who influence, motivate and inspire students and demonstrate leadership in teaching methods for the diverse student body in Ontario. Winners are receiving $20,000 over two years to encourage continued excellence in the classroom setting.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates should be faculty members teaching fulltime in a publically funded Ontario college or university with at least 5 years of experience at the postsecondary level and currently be teaching at least one undergraduate course

For More Information: http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/facultyawards/