Grants for Innovative Teaching



Grants for Innovative Teaching (GFIT) helps improve education in the Dallas Independent School District (Dallas ISD) with grants for unique programs outside school budgets. All Dallas ISD educators are eligible to apply for funding up to $2,500 for innovative teaching projects for all grade levels and subjects.



Applications for the current grant cycle are due March 31, 2021.


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  • March 31 – Grant applications due
  • Late July – Applicants notified of selection
  • Mid-August – Grants Released
  • September – Grant Awards Ceremony


If you have questions, please contact GFIT Application Liaisons at