JLD_Logos_GrantsForTeach_JLD_TIGrants 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.

Grants for Innovative Teaching kicked-off its 25th Anniversary on Sept. 7 by awarding 54 grants totaling over $93,000 to local Dallas ISD Educators. 

Read More about the 25th Anniversary Celebration and Grant Ceremony In The News…


  1. GFIT 2016-2017 Application Flyer
  2. 2016 GFIT FAQs
  3. 2016 GFIT Grant Writing Presentation
  4. Previously Funded GFIT Projects
  5. DISD FAQs

Please contact with any questions. Thank you!