Fund for Teachers enriches the personal and professional growth of teachers by recognizing and supporting them as they identify and pursue opportunities around the globe that will have the greatest impact on their practice, the academic lives of their students and on their school communities.


Why do teachers pursue certain topics with FFT grants? And how does their learning impact students back in the classroom? Our blog offers personal reflections and fellowship follow ups sure to inspire.

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2015 Grant Application Available October 1st

Bridging the Gap

A one-minute motion graphic video depicting how educators use Fund for Teachers grants to bridge learning gaps, inspire students and change the world. Watch how.

Calendar of Events

  • May: Fellowship Orientation Meetings
  • May-August: 2016 Fellowships
  • October 1: 2017 Grant Application Opens

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  • $23.5 Million in Grants
  • 6,300 of America's top educators
  • 141 countries traveled, on all seven continents

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