Grants

Find information about the Open Oregon Educational Resources grants program here.

Oregon EMS Lab Manual Grant Recipients Present at EMS World - Two members of an OER grant team presented their research findings on racial and ethnic disparities in the imagery used in emergency medical technician (EMT) textbooks. Read more...
Portland State Faculty Adopt OER to Save Students Money - At Portland State University, three faculty will save 1,020 students $155,650 this academic year via a donor-funded grant initiative. Read more...
Grant Project Updates: ORTESOL presentations - Open Oregon Educational Resources grantees presented at the 2022 Oregon Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages Conference. Read more...
Fall 2022 OER Grant Update - The 2022-23 Open Oregon Educational Resources grants have been awarded, and the 2021-23 OER grant cohort has saved over $500,000 and shared their work. Congratulations to all of our OER grantees! Read more...
Grant project update: Teach in Spanglish - An OER grant team has published a website and presented at two conferences on their project, Teach in Spanglish. Read more...
Call for Proposals: Open Educational Resources Grants - Open Oregon Educational Resources seeks grant proposals from community college instructors that implement high-impact, culturally relevant/inclusive, collaborative projects in support of open education and reduced textbook costs in lower-division courses. Proposals are due July 11, 2022. Read more…
Grant Project Updates - The 2021-23 OER grant cohort is under way and has saved almost 1200 students an estimated $185,000 since July 2021. Read more...
Grant Project Update: Tutor Handbook Complete - Penny Feltner and James R. Gapinski developed a new Tutor Handbook to support CRLA certified tutor training courses at Chemeketa Community College. Read more...
Grant project update: Nursing student interview - Jane Palmieri, an OER grantee on the nursing faculty at Portland Community College, interviewed nursing student Leina Kojima about participating in a curriculum review. Read more...
Continuing Savings from Past OER Grants (Second Report) - In the four OER grant programs for which prior data is available, the estimated cumulative student savings is $14,108,853 since 2015, or about $12 in student savings per program dollar spent. Read more…
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