Grants are awarded to MATC faculty to replace a traditional textbook with an existing open textbook, OER, and/or other materials that are free for students. Faculty are strongly encouraged to adopt open textbooks or OER, those materials which are freely available under a creative commons license making them easy to share, download, and print. Faculty may also adopt other free-to-student materials that are not openly licensed as long as the materials are easily accessible to students, including copyrighted online materials and library electronic resources.
Grant Information: $750 -Adopt an existing open textbook or OER in place of the current textbook for a course that has not adopted OER.
Application Deadline: March 24, 2023
Funds under this category are available for the following purposes:
Workforce Advancement Training (WAT)