Grants for Innovative Teaching

Grants for Innovative Teaching is a Signature Project of the Junior League of Dallas. Its purpose is to encourage and support excellence in teaching by awarding grants up to $2,000 to Dallas ISD teachers for special and innovative projects that otherwise would not be provided for in school budgets. Since its creation in the 1991-1992 year, Grants for Innovative Teaching has awarded over one million dollars to Dallas ISD teachers.

The deadline for 2015-2016 applications is May 18, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Click Here for the 2015-2016 GFIT application


•Overview of GFIT and application process (PPT)
•Overview of GFIT and application process (PPT) - with voiceover
•GFIT timeline
•Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Sample applications:
Berlin to Istanbul
Book Whisperers
Creating a Sustainable Garden
Garden Melody Mosaics
Literacy and Love for Learning

Please contact with any questions.

Junior League of Dallas

edited 8/27/2014