Grant information

 CADAD funding for members

CADAD calls for funding applications twice yearly and results are announced at the bi-annual CADAD conferences.  Applications are called in January (for the March/April conference) and August (for the November meeting). Please submit your application to  The deadlines are published in the CADAD Bulletin.

  CADAD scholarships: These scholarships are designed to support the professional development of a director in ways that would also have some benefit to all CADAD members. CADAD is able to fund up to two scholarships a year valued up to $5000 each. Scholarship application here.

 Project Funding: CADAD wants to support projects that are centrally concerned with academic development and with CADAD’s mission. There is an annual budget of $20,000 for two projects at $10,000 each. Project Funding  application.

Directors’ Development Fund: This fund of up to $5000 is to provide financial support for activities that contribute to the personal professional development of a leader of an academic development unit. It can be used to undertake activities (i.e. project, study, evaluations etc.) related to the domains required of a leader in learning and teaching. Directors’ Development Fund application.

Professional Development for Academic Developers, Regional Activities:  This fund is to support professional development activities for academic developers that are conducted at a regional level. Funds of up to $1000 are available for each state event to contribute towards the costs of an activity (including catering and venue booking). Regional application here.

Sponsorship: CADAD also sponsors special events on an ad hoc basis.  Please contact for more information.