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Bruce N. Chaloux Award for Early Career Excellence in Online Education

Award to a USA, Canada, or International Individual
for Outstanding Contributions to Remote Learning

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Online Learning Consortium (OLC)

Deadline Date:

05/23/21

Description:

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Award to a USA, Canada, or International individual to recognize outstanding contributions to remote education during the early phase of their career. Strong candidates are known for service to the profession, leadership activities, contributions to advancing the field, and scholarly publications. Nominees should be forty years of age and younger.

The Bruce N. Chaloux Scholarship for Early Career Excellence is evaluated on four primary criteria:

  • Leadership Activities: The nominee has demonstrated leadership in the field of online education at the institutional, local, regional, national, and/or international level.
  • Service: The nominee has performed a significant number and variety of activities that demonstrate service to the field of online education and its constituent community.
  • Contributions to Advancing the Field: The nominee’s work has contributed significantly to the overall advancement of online education.
  • Scholarly Research and Writing: The nominee has contributed to scholarly activities that have increased knowledge and/or contributed to practice within the field of online education. Examples include but are not limited to publications, presentations, and research.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 161334

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

Recipients will be recognized at the next OLC Accelerate conference with a commemorative plaque and will receive conference registration, three nights at the conference hotel, a $300 travel stipend, and will receive their recognition on Thursday or Friday at the Awards Breakfasts at the conference.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

This scholarship recognizes individuals achieving extraordinary accomplishments in the field of online education at an early stage in their careers and is presented to individuals who have made significant contributions to online education.

The scholarship fund typically supports recipients from less well-funded and endowed institutions in the United States and from around the world.

Pre-Application Information:

Timeline of Important Dates:
- April 11, 2021: Applications open
- May 23, 2021: Applications close
- June 27, 2021: Winners notified
- October 5-8, 2021: OLC Accelerate

More information:
https://onlinelearningconsortium.org/about/olc-awards/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit a Nomination:
https://my.onlinelearningconsortium.org/OLC/s/login/

For additional information, please contact:
Online Learning Consortium Awards Program
Email: OLCawards@onlinelearning-c.org

Online Learning Consortium
6 Liberty Square #2309
Boston, MA 02109
Phone: Voice: 617.716.1414

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