TCI Grants for Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA)
TCI IDEA Grant Project Examples
TCI IDEA Grants are innovative, creative, relatively short-term, and might involve instructors collaborating on projects such as these:
- Reading groups to reflect on IDEA
- Developing strategies to address students’ diverse academic needs
- Creating equity-oriented assignments
- Identifying antiracist approaches to teaching
- Interdepartmental workshops on IDEA
- Community-engaged projects
See more examples in the TCI IDEA Grants RFP.
Download the RFP
Download our request for proposals to obtain detailed information about the TCI IDEA grants, and for guidance on how to prepare your proposal. The RFP features a rubric describing criterion in terms of competitiveness.
What You Need to Apply
Briefly, you will provide the following information and documents using our application form below to apply for a TCI IDEA grant:
- Applicant information
- Project proposal
For More Information
Additional information about the grant is available from Erika Offerdahl, TCI IDEA grant administrator.
TCI Grants for Advancing IDEA Application Form
The application period for submitting proposals for the 2022 round of Smith Grants is now closed. The applications that were submitted are now being reviewed. Awards will be announced in mid to late April 2022.