Office of Education Development and Gateway Education


The EDGE Office oversees the following education grants:

Funding TDGs - Teaching Development Grants TSGs - Teaching Start-Up Grants for New Faculty Communities of Practice
Objectives 1) To assist faculty in adopting innovative approaches to teaching, and to improve the quality of the learning environment
2) To enhance development in teaching/Professional development needs
To assist new faculty in implementing creative teaching ideas as they start their careers at CityU To enable colleagues with common teaching and learning interests to share ideas and practices
Funding Source University Grants Committee (UGC) University Grants Committee (UGC) University Grants Committee (UGC)
Call for proposals Twice a year
Twice a year
Semester A: Aug-Sept
Semester B: Jan-Feb
Funding Ceiling $180,000/project $100,000/project Start-up funding: $2M per institution
Project Duration 18 months 12 - 18 months Varies
Approval Panel Internal reviewers Internal reviewers Internal reviewers
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