Peer Review Honoraria
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
Educators interested in reviewing open textbooks can submit an application using the above form. In order to encourage a diversity of voices, reviews are currently limited to 2 per person. An honorarium of $250 will be provided to eligible and qualified individuals who complete, submit, and permit the open publication of the review of an open textbook. Books with two or fewer reviews will be given priority.
Adopting the B.C. Open Textbook Review Rubric (BCcampus, 2017) is recommended for reviews of open textbooks. The review criteria includes:
Reviews will be accepted once it is determined that they are complete. The following will be required of successful honoraria recipients:
Who Can Apply?
Any permanent resident of Canada employed at a Canadian post-secondary institution and has recent teaching experience at the post-secondary level in the subject area for a specific open textbook, is eligible to apply for an honorarium to review an open textbook.