Ione Buckner McAlister Scholarship
FWISD Teachers Project

Background:

The purpose of this scholarship is to award one FWISD math teacher and one FWISD science teacher a grant to develop either a math or science project or a series of lessons to improve math or science instruction in his/her classroom and, ultimately, within the Fort Worth ISD. A selection committee comprised of the directors and members of the Math/Science Content Council will review all proposals and make selections based on the stated criteria below. A grant will be awarded to one math and one science teacher to be applied toward material costs associated with the proposed project or lessons.

Amount:

The amount of the awards is determined annually by the Community Foundation.

Funds may be used for:

Developing either a math or science project or a series of lessons to improve math or science instruction in his/her classroom.

Geographic limitations:

FWISD Elementary & Middle Schools, Science & Math Teachers in Fort Worth, TX

Deadline:

To be determined for 2017.

Renewals:

This award is not renewable.

How to apply:

The application is available through the FWISD school principals’ offices or in the FWISD office. After completing the proposal, turn it in to Shane Woods.