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.

The 2023 – 2024 Grant Cycle is open.

The Grant Cycle Closes on April 17, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. NO EXCEPTIONS.


  • April – 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 [email protected]