FDC-Administered and Partner Grants 


Faculty Enhancement and Instructional Development Award 2019 Submission Link

The Faculty Enhancement and Instructional Development (FEID) Award program funds instructional improvement projects that lead to increased student success. 

Projects shall address course redesign and/or innovative teaching practices

Examples include:
  • Implementation or expansion of high-impact practices.
  • Applications of best/promising practices produced from the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL).
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Collaboration, i.e., Explore Core
  • Study Abroad or Service Learning 
  • Implementation of pedagogy for diverse audiences. 


Priority is given to proposals that:
  • Address Goal One and/or Goal Two of the University Strategic Plan,
  • Discuss the benefit of the project,
  • Describe measurable outcomes of achievement and assessment, and
  • Plan for sustainability. 



  • Eligibility:  Tenured and tenure-track faculty (any rank), FERPers (projects for active semesters only), and lecturers with full-time contracts. A faculty member who received an FEID award through the last call for applications is  not  eligible to receive an FEID award through this year’s
  • Amount: Applicants may request  EITHER up to a one course 3 WTU-assignment OR up to a $4,000 Summer stipend. Assigned time may be requested for either the following Fall or Spring semester; a stipend may be requested for the Summer prior to the fall/spring award window. Additionally, applicants may request up to  $500  for Operating Expenses and Equipment (OE&E) *If you are considering a multi-college proposal, please first call the FDC at x4722 or email at fdc@fullerton.edu
  • FEID Proposal Support Presentation 2019
  • Deadline: All FEID documents must be submitted through the FEID application website by the time designated.
  • Final Reports:  To be eligible, all outstanding  final reports   for previous FDC grants must be submitted (not counting projects still in progress). In turn, for this proposed activity, you must submit a brief final report by the end of the next month following its completion (September 30 for summer projects; January 31 for fall projects; July 31 for spring projects).
    • The final report template is located on the  FEID application website Copies of pertinent material (e.g., syllabus, assignments, rubrics, articles, links) should be appended to the final report.
 Questions?  Please contact Erica Bowers and/or FDC staff at  fdc@fullerton.edu  or ext. 4722.  

 2019 FEID Submission Link 

Past FEID Recipients



This FDC-administered award was endowed with a gift of approximately $25,000 from Dr. Louis G. Lee and her husband, Robert H. Lee, in 1995. This award is normally given every few years and a call for applications is sent in spring along with the call for FEID grant applications.
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