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Teaching Awards - Provincial

Ontario Confederation of University Faculty Associations

  • Established in 1973
  • Recognizes teachers who embrace virtually all levels of instruction – undergraduate and graduate teaching, continuing education, and faculty development, and those whose instruction extends well beyond the classroom
  • Acknowledges those who excel in course design, curriculum development, organization of teaching programs, and other significant forms of leadership

Leadership in Faculty Teaching (LIFT) Award

  • Developed to recognize and encourage teaching excellence at Ontario’s colleges and universities
  • Given to faculty who influence, motivate, and inspire students, and demonstrate leadership in teaching methods
  • Winners receive $20,000 over two years to encourage excellence in the classroom setting