Open Textbooks Pilot Program
Program Office: Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education
CFDA Number: 84.116T
Program Type: Discretionary/Competitive Grants
Also Known As: OTP
The Open Textbooks Pilot program supports projects at eligible institutions of higher education that create new open textbooks and expand the use of open textbooks in courses that are part of a degree-granting program, particularly those with high enrollments. 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.