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Brookdale Innovation Grants

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Brookdale is committed to serving students and the community through innovative teaching, a dynamic curriculum, a supportive learning environment, numerous partnerships, and activities to promote student and community engagement. To further its commitment to students and the community, the College and the Brookdale Foundation offer the Brookdale Innovation Grant (BIG) competition to enrich and improve the teaching and learning process. All regular employees are encouraged to apply.

Purpose of BIG

Brookdale Innovation Grants (BIG) provide full-time employees the opportunity to develop new and innovative projects that better engage students, enhance teaching and learning, streamline college processes, and positively influence student success measures.

If you have a “BIG” idea you would like to explore or if you have questions regarding the application process, contact Laura Qaissaunee or Dinneen Jackson. Funding for BIG is provided by the College and the Brookdale Community College Foundation thanks to a generous donor.

Funding Availability

Total Program Funding: $20,000
Award Range: $1,000*-$5,000 * for OER projects, a maximum of $1,000 will be awarded
Estimated # Awards: 6-8 awards
Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020

Brookdale Innovation Grant Application