The funding line open_innovation aims to enable experimental innovation at module and course level. Everyone with a UZH account is eligible to apply. The application period for tenders opens once a year in spring (April - July 1), and successful projects will be funded with a maximum of CHF 40,000. Applicants require the support of their study program directors.
The competitive Teaching Fund becomes "open_innovation"
The competitive Teaching Fund, which has been in place since 2016, was replaced by the broader UZH Teaching Fund (ULF) as of August 1, 2022. The competitive Teaching Fund continues to exist in form of the UZH Teaching Fund funding line "open innovation".