Excursion Grants

Grants to Northern California Elementary
School Teachers for Class Field Trips

GrantWatch ID#: 161645
Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Philanthropic Ventures Foundation, made possible with funding by The Geballe Family


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Grants of up to $1,000 to California K-5 public school teachers in Alameda and San Mateo Counties for 1-day class field trips. Funding is intended to open new vistas for children, and can cover the cost of transportation, admission fees and food. Examples of eligible excursions include a trip to the beach, a visit to a museum, a ride on a bay ferry or a nature hike.

Not funded:
-Overnight field trips

Up to $1,000.

-Public school teachers, grades K-5, working in Alameda and San Mateo Counties are eligible.
-There is a limit of two grants per school each school year.

Fax the following information to the contact. No cover sheet is needed.

Applications must be signed by both the submitting teacher and the school principal.

Application Information:

- Date and Excursion Grant notation
- School and district name, address, telephone and fax number
- Your name, email address, grade level
- Total amount requested
- Description of your trip, including when it will take place
- How many students will benefit
- Itemization of how the money will be spent (we encourage same grade level teachers to apply together to maximize this resource grant)

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Philanthropic Ventures Foundation
1222 Preservation Park Way
Oakland, CA 94612-1201

Telephone: (510) 645-1890, (510) 645-1890
Fax: (510) 645-1892

James Higa, Executive Director

Ashley Murphy, Program Associate

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USA: California

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