Target Field Trip Grants
Visit the zoo. Go backstage at a local theater. Tour a museum. Explore
more with a Target Field Trip Grant.
Target will award 5,000 Field Trip Grants of up to $800 each during the
2008-2009 school year. That adds up to 5,000 more opportunities for students to
explore more of the world outside the classroom.
Who Is Eligible For a Grant?
Education professionals who are at least 18 years old and employed by an
accredited K-12 public, private or charter school in the United States that
maintains a 501(c)(3) or 509(a)(1) tax-exempt status are eligible to apply.
Educators, teachers, principals, paraprofessionals or classified staff of these
institutions must be willing to plan and execute a field trip that will provide
a demonstrable learning experience for students.
Who Is Not Eligible?
Any other individuals who do not meet the eligibility criteria listed above
Applications must be submitted electronically to Scholarship America
between September 2, 2008 at 12:01 a.m. CT and November 1, 2008 at 11:59 p.m.
CT. No hard copy paper applications will be accepted. SPONSOR (Target and
Scholarship America) is not responsible for late, misdirected or incomplete
applications or applications not received by Scholarship America. All applicant
submissions become property of the SPONSOR and will not be returned. By
submitting an application, applicants agree to provide other information and
documentation as may be reasonably requested by judges or SPONSOR. Applications will be judged by Scholarship America, whose decisions will be final in all
respects. In the event of a tie, the applications will be re-judged based on the