We are proud to be home to many award-winning academics who are inspiring leaders and are recognized for their accomplishments in teaching and professional service by both external agencies and internally by their peers. For more information on the below awards, please refer to the collective agreements with CUASA and CUPE 4600, Unit 2.

Teaching Achievement Award

Are you an outstanding faculty member or instructor with an innovative teaching project idea?

Five $15,000 awards are available. 

Applications close Oct. 31.

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Professional Achievement Award for Instructor Employees

Are you an outstanding instructor with an innovative teaching development project idea?

Five $10,000 awards are available. 

Applications close Nov. 20.

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Professional Achievement Award for Professional Librarians

Are you an outstanding librarian who has demonstrated a significant professional achievement?

Two $10,000 awards are available. 

Applications close Nov. 20. 

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Contract Instructor Teaching Award

Are you an outstanding contract instructor who has achieved teaching excellence?

Five $1,500 awards are available. 

Applications close Nov. 20.

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Contract Instructor Teaching Innovation Grant

Do you have an innovative idea to investigate student learning and alternative approaches to teaching and assessing student learning?

One $6,000 grant is available. 

Applications close Nov. 20. 

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Other internal awards

The Provost’s Fellowship in Teaching, the New Faculty Excellence in Teaching, and the Excellence in Teaching with Technology awards are administered by the Office the Associate Vice-President (Teaching and Learning).

The Research Achievement Awards are administered by the Vice-President (Research and International).

Awards at the Faculty, departmental or academic unit levels may be available.

External awards

The Office of Associate Vice-President (Teaching and Learning) can help you develop a successful nomination package for external teaching awards and the Carleton Office for Research Initiatives and Services can help you develop a successful nomination package for external research awards.