OLLI at Auburn Graduate Teaching Award, 2024-25

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Auburn University provides a $1,200 award to two Auburn University graduate students to teach a four-to-eight-week OLLI class on their current field of study and research.


Submission Deadline: Friday, May 10, 2024 at 5 pm.
OLLI at Auburn is a program under the Vice President for University Outreach that offers noncredit classes to adults 50 and older.
OLLI’s mission is to improve the quality of life for its members by providing member-centered courses, hands-on learning experiences,
and social interaction. Courses are offered in a variety of subjects and settings.

Applicants should submit a course proposal that indicates the term in which they intend to teach. Classes should be taught once a week
for an hour and a half in consecutive weeks during one of OLLI’s three 2024- 2025 academic terms.

September 9 – November 1, 2024 (8 weeks)
January 21 – March 4, 2025 (7 weeks)
March 24 – May 2, 2025 (6 weeks)
Winners will be selected by the OLLI at Auburn Curriculum Committee.

Eligibility Requirements
  1. Be admitted to the Auburn University Graduate School
  2. Present a course proposal that is designed by the applicant and focuses on his or her field of study and particular research.
  3. Provide a CV and at least one letter of support from a faculty advisor.

Last Updated: March 14, 2024