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AMICAL Small Grants Funding

We are happy to share with you some funding opportunities by the AMICAL consortium and the Andrew Mellon foundation.

AMICAL will be funding professional development or project initiatives relevant to the mission of the consortium, namely :

  • Professional developmentrelated to AMICAL’s mission, but with special emphasis on leadership in the areas of libraries and educational technology.

  • Emerging technologies and practice:innovations in library services, digital pedagogy, etc.

  • Digital initiatives:digital scholarship projects, digital collection building, etc.


At the CTLT we are working hard in the Digital Pedagogy and Professional Development committees of AMICAL, and we can help you particularly in the elaboration of projects and professional development, keeping in mind the priority domains:

  • Digital scholarship
  • Digital pedagogy
  • Professional development in educational technology.


AMICAL’s Small Grants can support initiatives of individual AMICAL colleagues, of a single institution, or of a small number of member institutions in partnership.

The first deadline for application is June 21st.

For more information about the grants, please see here:

You have an idea but don’t know how to bring it forward?- Come talk to us, we will help!

You want to know more what digital pedagogy and digital scholarship mean?- We are available for answers in office 201.

Have you already connected with AMICAL colleagues via ? This is the place where you can share your ideas and find collaborators. We can also help you with this.

We strongly encourage you to express interest and/ or consult with us about your digital ideas, to increase the chances for a successful small grants application.

For project ideas related to library services you can contact our Library.



Professional development in using technologies in education webinars offered in collaboration with AMICAL

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