Course Transformation Project Proposal: Overview

The application is now closed. The contents of this page is informational and will be updated when a new call opens. 

Course Transformation Program:

The competitive Course Transformation Program seeks to lower the cost of post-secondary education for students and contribute to their retention, progression, and graduation. This program provides financial and technical support to faculty wishing to adopt, adapt, and/or create open materials. We invite proposals in accordance with the CFP.



June 1 – July 1, 2020: Proposals system open for submissions

July 1, 2020: Proposal deadline at 11:59 PM Central

July 1– July 15, 2020: Proposal reviewed by out-of-state reviewers

July 15, 2020: Announcement of awards

Week of July 20, 2020: Mandatory online kick off meeting for awarded projects

January 8, 2021: Course redesign scope of work deadline

Fall 2020 / Spring 2021: Initial semester of use for revised course

May 31, 2021: Deadline for submission of contract deliverables


Program Documents


LOUIS hosted webinars to provide guidance and to answer questions:

  • June 2nd: 12:00-1:00 PM

  • June 17th 10:00-11:00 AM

  • June 26th 2:00-3:00 PM

A recording from the first webinar is available here:

Slides from the first webinar are available below. 

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact the Affordable Learning Program Administrator, Emily Frank.