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Teaching Awards - National

The Alan Blizzard Award

  • Established to encourage, identify, and publicly recognize those whose exemplary collaboration in university teaching enhances student learning
  • Seeks to make visible and disseminate scholarship of teaching and learning, based on values and practices of collaborative teaching
  • Highlights excellence in collaborative university teaching and learning
  • Seeks to foster recognition, visibility, and appreciation for effective collaboration in university teaching and learning
  • $2,000 in funding will be awarded to assist with travel to the annual STLHE Conference

3M National Teaching Fellowships

  • Created in collaboration with the Society for Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (STLHE) in 1986 with the creation of the 3M National Teaching Fellowships.
  • Recognizes teaching excellence as well as educational leadership
  • Up to ten Fellowships are awarded each year
  • The award includes a citation and an invitation to participate in a three-day retreat at Chateau Montebello in Quebec
  • Nominations for the Fellowships are submitted by teachers on their own behalf, or by their colleagues.