This year marks Lilly Endowment’s 35th round of its Teacher Creativity Fellowship Program (TCFP). The Teacher Creativity fellowship is one of the Endowment’s longest standing programs and began as a way to help Indiana elementary and secondary educators renew their commitment to teaching.

 As many as 100 grants, each totaling up to $12,000, will be awarded in 2022. Project proposals from both individual applicants and collaborative groups of two or more may be submitted.

About TCFP
Full-time education professionals in the following areas who have daily face-to-face interaction with students in Indiana’s public, private and charter schools are eligible to apply:

  • K-12 classroom teachers of all subjects
  • Principals and assistant principals
  • Librarians and media specialists
  • School counselors
  • School social workers
  • Instructional coaches

Online applications were due on Monday, October 4, 2021. The application submission window for TCFP 2022 is now closed. The Endowment expects to notify 2022 recipients by mail. Fellowship Agreements will be postmarked by February 25, 2022.

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