Nominate Your Colleague(s) for Teaching & Learning Awards

Applications for the 2020 TLC Awards closed on November 15, 2019.  

  • The Michael Brintnall Teaching & Learning Award supports attendance at the conference.  The award may include conference registration fees and a one-year complimentary APSA membership.  Contingent faculty, non-tenure track faculty, and faculty whose departments do not provide travel support are particularly encouraged to apply.
  • The CQ Press Award for Teaching Innovation recognizes a political scientist who has developed an effective new approach to teaching in the discipline.  The award seeks to honor a wide range of new directions in teaching.

If you have questions, please email

2020 Travel Grant Applications are Open Through November 15

APSA is pleased to provide travel grants to assist scholars in attending the 2020 APSA Teaching & Learning Conference in Albuquerque, NM.  All attendees are eligible; however, first-time attendees, graduate students, unemployed members, international scholars, community college faculty, and contingent faculty will be prioritized, as will meeting presenters.

The application deadline is Friday, November 15, 2019.  We ask that you read APSA’s grant policy before submitting your application.