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Open Textbooks Pilot Program

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Program Office: Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education

CFDA Number: 84.116T
Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Also Known As: OTP

Program Description

The Open Textbooks Pilot program supports projects at institutions of higher education that create new open textbooks or expand their use of open textbooks while maintaining or improving instruction and student learning outcomes. This pilot program emphasizes the development of projects that demonstrate the greatest potential to achieve the highest level of savings for students through sustainable, expanded use of open textbooks in high-enrollment courses or in programs that prepare individuals for in-demand fields.

Last Modified: 07/31/2018