eFellows Classroom Technology Grant

2021-2022 Proposal Deadline is Monday, November 29th, 2021 at 5 p.m. submitted through InfoReady.

About eFellows

The eFellows program supports faculty and full-time lecturers in obtaining the resources needed to successfully pilot innovative technology-based projects that enhance student-focused instruction in courses and curriculum. Calls for proposals take place every year. The overall outcome of this program is to improve and enhance student learning and the scholarship of teaching through the integration of appropriate technology. 

The eFellows program is provided for tenure/tenure-track faculty and full-time lecturers through the collaboration between the Bruce K. Nelson Faculty Development Center, Faculty Senate, and the Division of IT. The program funding and coordination is administered by the Faculty Development Center.

Information about the eFellows Grant Program

Two types of grants are available, for an individual or for a team.

Award:                 Amount         Dept. Match (if applicable)  eFellows Match (if applicable)    Max. w/ matching

  • Individual      Up to $3,000             Up to $500                                   Up to $500                                    $4,000
  • Team              Up to $5,000            Up to $1,000                                 Up to $1,000                                   $7,000    

Grant Application Process

View the eFellows Application here

eFellows Proposal Writing Workshops

Three virtual, drop-in workshop sessions will be offered pre-submission for proposal writing support. 

  • Tuesday, November 9, at 9:00 a.m.
  • Wednesday, November 10, at 9:00 a.m.
  • Thursday, November 11, at 9:00 a.m.

Drop-In Workshop Zoom Link

Past Recipients

The eFellows Committee would like to thank everyone who submitted applications during the last grant cycle. We commend you on your continued pursuit to use technology to enhance the teaching and learning of students at Eastern Michigan University.

The 2020-2021 eFellows Grant recipients are:

The 2019-2020 eFellows Grant recipients are:


Jeffrey L. Bernstein, Professor of Political Science and Director of Bruce K. Nelson Faculty Development Center [email protected]

Michael McVey, Professor of Teacher Education and Chair of eFellows Committee [email protected] 

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