Fund for Teachers enriches the personal and professional growth of teachers by supporting them as they identify and pursue opportunities around the world that make the greatest impact on their practice, students and school communities. Since 2001, Fund for Teachers has awarded 6,300 teachers $23.5 million in grants to visit 141 countries on all seven continents.
PEF is proud to be the local partner for Hamilton County Department of Education applicants. Fund for Teachers has awarded more than $596,000 to 153 Hamilton County teachers since 2012. Fund for Teachers allotted $76,000 in grant awards for Hamilton County public school teachers in 2018. Sixteen grant recipients from 12 schools visited 12 countries across the world this summer