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 2020 – 2021 grants are now open. 

Deadline: Sunday, April 26



To submit your completed Application and Budget, please log in (returning applicants) or create an account (new applicants).



  • April 26 – 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