Robert Porter Scholarship
This program offers four 4-year, $8,000 post-secondary scholarships to students who are dependents of AFT members, as well as 10 one-time $1,000 grants to AFT members.
UTD President's Grant
This grant program will support projects initiated by UTD member teachers and education support professionals. The grant is intended for classroom projects, union membership recruitment and involvement, and/or school or community engagement.
The guidelines and application are emailed to members and placed on the website around the third week of September every year.
Grants will be awarded for up to $1,200. Funding for these grants comes from the three elected officers of UTD who voluntarily took a 3% salary reduction in salary.