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.

Grant Information for:

2015 Grant Application Available October 1st

Blog

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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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

  • Sept 24: Golf Tournament, Houston, TX
  • Sept 30: Post Fellowship Reporting Deadline
  • Oct 1: 2016 Application Available

Click here for a list of events in your area.

Project Search

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

Search our Fellows database to learn more.

A Small Difference

Fund for Teachers' founder, Raymond Plank, released his memoir, A Small Difference, chronicling his life works. Plank has made a very meaningful difference in the lives of others, including the 5,000 Fellows whose learning odysseys wouldn't have been possible without his foresight and generosity.

A complimentary copy is yours with a $25(hardback) or $15(paperback) donation. Donate here.