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Apply Now: 2019-20 DPSF Grants & Scholarships


The Denton Public School Foundation is now accepting applications for 2019 Staff Scholarships, Grants-to-Teachers and School-Wide Initiatives. The deadline for all application submissions is Monday, June 17, 2019. All winners will be notified at their campuses by the Prize Pep Rally on Friday, September 13, 2019.

 


 

Staff Scholarships 

Staff Scholarships (ranging from $100 to $1,000) will be awarded to Denton Independent School District staff who wish to:

  • Attend workshops or seminars to enhance educational opportunities in Denton ISD
  • Enroll in courses for either college credit or special certification

 

Grants-to-Teachers 

Grants to Teachers ($100 to $1,000 for individual classroom/grade level/department projects) are awarded to Denton Independent School District personnel working directly with students (e.g. teachers, counselors, librarians, nurses, etc.).

Grants are awarded for innovative instructional programs that advance new approaches to teaching or enhance educational opportunities. Funds may be used for equipment, materials, honorariums, etc., but not to pay salaries to Denton ISD employees. The project must involve students and staff members throughout a school, division, club or department/grade level within a school. If applying jointly, a Lead Applicant should be designated, and the roles of team member(s) will be described in the application. 

 

 

School-Wide Initiatives

School-wide Initiative Grants (up to $4,000 each) will be awarded to Denton Independent School District campuses for personnel working directly with students (such as teachers, counselors, librarians, nurses and similar staff members). At least two of these grants will be designated for STEM-related projects.

Grants are awarded for innovative instructional programs that advance new approaches to teaching or enhance educational opportunities. Funds may be used for equipment, materials, honorariums, etc., but not to pay salaries to Denton ISD employees. The project must involve students and staff members throughout a school, division, club or department/grade level within a school. If applying jointly, a lead applicant should be designated, and the roles of team member(s) described in the application. 

 

 


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