The Manor Innovator Grants are designed to encourage, facilitate, recognize and reward innovative and creative instructional approaches in the district.

Manor ISD teachers, campuses and departments may apply for funding to support innovative programs or projects to support higher levels of student learning. The grant must enhance student learning and support the objectives, goals, and initiatives of the Campus Action Plan or District Improvement Plan.

Projects should fall into one of more of the following categories:

Project Based Learning Initiatives

Fine Arts Programming

Academic and Educational Enrichment

Social Emotional Learning

Parent Education

Manor Innovator Funds

Grants up to $500 will be awarded to individual teacher initiated programs or projects.  

Grants up to $1,000 will be awarded to campus teams, departments and district initiated programs or projects.

Manor Innovator Grant Timeline


August 27, 2018 • Calls for Grants

September 10 & 11, 2018 • Grant Writing Workshop

Central Administration Office  /  4-5pm

October 15, 2018 • Grants Due   

October 29, 2018 • Grant Notebooks Submitted to Grant Selection Committee

November 5, 2018 • Grant Selection Committee Meeting to Review Grants

November 13, 2018 • Present Grants to MSF Board of Directors for Approval

November 27, 2018 • Present Grants to Manor School District