TDG Call for Proposals

Are you looking for an opportunity to enrich your teaching?

Are you planning to integrate experiential learning component in your course?

Are  you  implementing  any  innovative  ideas  to  enhance  student  learning?

Call for proposals for Teaching Development Grant (TDG) projects is now open. CEI would like to invite faculty and teaching staff to propose projects that aim at delivering original and innovative teaching ideas related to experiential learning and other teaching development that enhances teaching and learning.

Important Dates

Deadline for Preliminary Proposal Submission 6 Feb 2017
Deadline for Final Proposal Submission 10 Mar 2017
Funding Committee Meeting Mid Apr 2017*
Announcement of Results Mid May 2017
* All applicants will be invited to clarify their project ideas to the Funding Committee in the meeting.

Application Guideline

Applicants are strongly advised to read the application guideline before submitting their proposal.

Funding Limit and Use of Funding

The funding limit for individual project is HK$ 200,000. Clear justification must be provided for the amount requested. The following expenses are NOT normally covered by the TDG funding:

  • equipment and teaching material expenses

  • conference attendance, publications in journals and traveling outside Hong Kong; and

  • refreshment for functions/events; and provision of incentive to students (for example, coupons or allowance) for taking part in the study.


Submission of Applications

To submit a proposal for teaching development project, please click here for details.


Please contact Dr Beatrice Chu (ctbea or x8940) of CEI.