Grants/Funds

Featured Transportation Fees

Captain Planet Foundation

The Captain Planet Foundation offers small grants ranging between $500-$2,500 for U.S.-based schools that are working on a project-based environmentally-beneficial activity performed by youth. Tel: 404-522-4270. Deadline for Application: Jan. 31/Sept. 30.... More Info

Other Listings

Calvert Marine Museum

Schools located in select counties at least 25 miles away from the museum can apply for a transportation grant through the museum’s Fossil Fuel Fund. Tel: 410-326-2042 ext. 41. Deadline for Application: Rolling.

Department of Solid Waste Management

Public and private secondary schools can apply for a grant to cover the cost of visits to the site. Funding is limited. Tel: 301-600-7405. Deadline for Application: Rolling.

Ford’s Theatre

A limited amount of free tickets to matinee performances at this historic theatre, available to DC public schools, Title I schools, and schools with 40 percent or more students eligible for FARMs. Bus funding available for Capital Beltway schools. Tel: 202-638-2367. Deadline for Application: Rolling.