Before writing your application, please familiarize yourself with the eligibility requirements for this fellowship.

The other resources linked here are designed to support you in writing a competitive application.

  • The rubric is used by reviewers to score applications, use this document to understand what our review team is looking for.

  • The application template is a word document that you can download to help you draft your grant application.

  • The example application responses showcase highly scored answers from previous Fellow applications.

  • If you have any questions about this application or the Dow Innovation Teacher Fellowship, please email

Applicants are asked to attach a letter of support from their principal. If you are applying with a partner or team from your school, please be sure to tell us who they are. Each team member needs to submit their own fellowship application.

Have you participated in DITF before and want to apply to be an Alumni Fellow? You can find the Alumni Application here.

Applications are due by April 3rd, 2022