Grant Round 2023

Find information about the second year of the CAUL OER Collective grant program on this page.

2023 Grant Recipients

Find out about the projects funded in 2023.

2023 Grant Round

The 2023 grant round closed on 24 February 2023 . Expressions of interest were assessed and grants were announced on 26 April 2023.

In 2023, $38,000.00 was awarded via DIY Open Textbook Grants. Authors from participating institutions were eligible to express interest.

Grant Guidelines

Download archived 2023 Grant Guidelines.

Expression of Interest Form

Download the archived expression of interest form.



Milestone Date
Expressions of interest open 16 January 2023
Expressions of interest close 24 February 2023
Recipients announced 5-17 April 2023
MOUs returned 29 May 2023
Invoices requested Once MOU signed & returned
Funds released Before 30 September 2023
Minimum of six chapters published 31 December 2023

Grants Committee

The OER Collective Governance Group acts as the grants committee for the Collective grants program, and are responsible for reviewing expressions of interest and allocating grants. Membership of the Governance Group for 2023 was as follows:


Fiona Salisbury (Chair) Executive Director, Library Services University of Western Sydney
Kylie Brown Deputy Director, Teaching and Learning Innovation University of Melbourne
Hero Macdonald University Librarian Deakin University
Matthew Davis Associate Director, Academic Engagement and Client Services University of Newcastle
Liz Walkley Hall Associate Librarian, Engagement and Scholarly Communication Flinders University
Bruce Munro Manager, Client Services Southern Cross University
Fiona Tyson Manager, Cultural Heritage and Macmillan Brown Library University of Canterbury
Jay Glaisyer Acting University Librarian La Trobe University
Katya Henry Director, Strategy & Analytics Council of Australian University Librarians
Rani McLennan (Secretary) OER Collective Project Officer Council of Australian University Librarians

Further Information