The University of Alabama Technology Accessibility Initiative is excited to announce continuation of grants to caption and or transcribe UA-owned video and audio that will be shared on public or campus-wide web sites. Grants cannot be used for course materials or commercial content. Apply for a grant.
We are also beginning a pilot program to proactively caption Tegrity recordings. To learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Course-related captioning needs for students who need accommodations are met through the Office of Disability Services. Instructors and campus areas are should acquire or request captioned versions of films or commercial content used in academic settings. UA Libraries have many captioned videos available in the Music Library and via database resources.
The following criteria can be used to prioritize captioning efforts and use of grant funds: