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Many thanks to our grant sponsors:

Alliance Texas Corporate Challenge

Aramark Corporation

Balfour Beatty Construction

Champions After School

Corgan Architects

CoServ Electric

Devon Energy

Estes, McClure & Associates, Inc.

Hawaiian Falls

Joeris General Contractors

NISD Education Foundation Board

PBK Architects

Pogue Construction

Roy and Jeannine Eaton

The Davis Palmer Memorial Fund

Woodhaven National Bank
Congratulations to all the 2013 NEF Innovative Teaching Grant Recipients
100th day of school
Northwest ISD Education Foundation (NEF) suprised teachers and their students on the 100th Day of School (Friday, February 8, 2013) with hundreds of dollars in the form of Innovating Teaching Grants. NEF awarded a total of 51 Grants with a combined total of $181,905.88 to 18 campuses across the district.
blue nef         Innovative Teaching Grants
NEF distributes funds to classrooms through innovative teaching grants.  This program was developed to encourage teachers to develop creative instructional strategies in the classroom.  District teachers are given the opportunity to make their creative ideas a reality, while positively impacting student learning.
Over the past Fifteen years, 422 grants have been
 given to NISD
totaling $1,206,289!


 ****Mark Your Calendar ****

 NEF will open the grant site on Tuesday, July 1, 2014 for
the 2014-2015 Grant Cycle
2014-2015 Grant Deadline
Monday, November 3, 2014 at 4 PM
Grant History!
2013 $181,906
2012  $143,145 
2011 $100,173
2009 $97,679
2007 $26,152
Spring 2006  $45,450
Fall 2005 $23,494
Spring 2005 $26,416
Fall 2004 $32,486
Spring 2004 $38,433
Fall 2003 $36,805
Spring 2003 $37,551
Fall 2002 $33,637
Spring 2002 $32,365
Fall 2001 $33,278
May 2001 $22,711
Spring 2000 $23,090
Fall 1999 $47,933
Helpful Information...
Grant Mentors
Kris Kelly and Sarah Menn, both former Teachers of the Year,  have stepped forward to serve
as "grant-writing mentors" for NEF.  Grant applicants may contact Kris or Sarah via email to
ask questions about the grant writing process as well as tips on writing award-winning grants.
Thank you Kris and Sarah!
Kris Kelly
Sarah Menn