Teaching awards and grants celebrate and endorse outstanding achievement and innovation in teaching and learning at the university level.

Should you require support or additional information, please contact the Project Officer: Teaching Awards and Grants .


Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) Fellowships   Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Teaching
The aim of the Fellowship Scheme is to advance learning and teaching in higher education by supporting leading educators to undertake strategic, high profile fellowship activities in areas that support the OLT strategic priorities. Recent successes


These annual awards recognise exceptional teaching practice by individuals or teams across all faculties. Winners receive a Certificate and a $5,000 prize to be used to further enhance teaching excellence within the University. Recent successes


Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) Grants   Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT) Awards for University Teaching
The OLT administers nationally competitive grants under the OLT Grants Scheme as well as through the OLT Fellowships and commissioned work on strategic priorities. Recent successes

OLT Innovation and Development Grants

OLT Commissioned Projects

OLT Seed Projects

OLT Extension Grants

The Australian Awards for University Teaching are designed to recognise quality teaching practice and outstanding contributions to student learning. Recent successes

Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning

Awards for Programmes that Enhance Learning

Awards for Teaching Excellence

Award for Australian University Teacher of the Year

Career Achievement Award

Teaching and Learning Innovation Grants   Faculty Teaching Awards/ Executive Dean's Awards
This institution-wide internal funding scheme aims to support projects which show innovation in any aspects of teaching and learning, including assessment. Formal applications are invited and funds allocated competitively against specified criteria. Recent successes
All faculties offer Faculty Teaching Awards to acknowledge and reward staff for excellence in university-level teaching within the faculty. Faculty Teaching Awards close in the second half of the year. Staff should contact their Faculty Office for more information. Awards online portal

Faculty of Education, Humanities and Law

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences