Call for Proposals – Fall 2021 and Winter/Spring 2022
The FAU Osher Lifelong Learning Institute in Ft. Lauderdale seeks applications for series and program proposals for Fall 2020 and Winter 2021.
Program Options and Details
Fall 2021 Start Date: October 2021
Winter/Spring 2022 Start Date: January 2022
Submission Deadline for Fall 2021 session: Wednesday, June 30, 2021. All proposals are reviewed and selected by the OLLI Ft. Lauderdale Board of Advisors’ Curriculum Committee.
Submission Deadline for Winter/Spring 2022 session: Wednesday, September 29, 2022. All proposals are reviewed and selected by the OLLI Ft. Lauderdale Board of Advisors’ Curriculum Committee.
Event Types: One-Time and Four (4)-Week Series. Presenters may apply for multiple events or programs on different topics.
Program Length: One-Time events and each session of a series are typically scheduled for 90 minutes once each week, although two hours may be accommodated.
Audience: Non-traditional adult learners, many of whom are college or post-college graduates.
Example Topic Areas for Proposals*:
- Current Affairs
- Literature, and
- Cultural Studies.
* See the current program list for example topics being presented.
Compensation: Compensation is based on student enrollment numbers. Note that in addition to the amounts in the following chart, for every multi-week series there will be a $4 compensation for each guest ticket sold.
|Series||Min. Payment||Amt. per Enrollee
Presentation Materials: While not required, presenters are strongly encouraged to supplement lectures by using visuals such as PowerPoint slides, or other media.
- Zoom till it is safe to return to in person programs. Capacity: 300
- FAU Ft. Lauderdale Campus. Capacity: TBD
Provided Equipment and Services:
- Large Screen
- Wired and Wireless Mics
- AV Mgr. On-site Throughout Presentation
- Stage Lighting System and House Lights
- VGA/HDMI Available.