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.

This grant cycle is closed.  Check back in early 2023.


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

GFIT Application Webinar

Please watch our webinar for more information on the Grants for Innovative Teaching (GFIT) application process.


If you have questions, please contact GFIT Application Liaisons at [email protected]