The Academic Innovation Fund supports initiatives that advance York’s strategic priorities in relation to teaching, learning and the student experience.
Phase 3 Funding
We are pleased to announce that 11 new Category I projects, 6 ongoing Category I projects, and 6 Category II projects were awarded in 2019-2020 Academic Innovation Fund (AIF).
Category I funding supports academic innovation projects, and Category II funding supports Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL) projects.
Learn more about our previously funded innovative projects that are shaping the future of teaching, learning and the student experience at York University.
Need help getting your project off the ground? We've partnered with departments University-wide that can help you with staffing, technology, communications and more.
Looking for inspiration?
Check out these fantastic projects!
The Development of a Sustainable Quality e-Learning Program
Virtual Learning Commons
Experiential Education Innovation
Experiential Education: Engaging Undergraduates, Faculty and Community
Globally Networked Learning
Student Experience Innovation
Fostering First-Year Student Engagement, Academic Success through the HealthAid Network
YU Start, A New Student Transition Program
About The Academic Innovation Fund
The Academic Innovation Fund (AIF) was created in 2010 to provide an investment in innovation and change at York. The AIF aims to develop models and structures that can be applied across the University for the benefit of all York students.