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Alternative Textbook Grant


All full-time, OU-Norman instructors are eligible to apply for an Alternative Textbook Grant. Those without faculty status should provide a letter of support (draft provided) from their Department Chair, Associate Dean, or equivalent to accompany their application.  

  Draft_Letter_of_Support.docx [16 KB]

All projects implemented as a result of a 2020 Alternative Textbook Grant should be put into practice during one of the following semesters,

  • Summer 2020
  • Fall 2020
  • Spring 2021



January 15, 2020 Application Window Opens
February 17, 2020 Application Window Closes
March 3, 2020 Recipients Announced
March 10, 2020 Textbook Adoptions Due
May 2020 Orientation Workshop
July 2020 First Half Disbursement
August 2020 Second Half Disbursement (if implementing summer 2020)
September 2020 Second Half Disbursement (if implementing fall 2020)
January 2021 Second Half Disbursement (if implementing spring 2021)



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