We are pleased to offer grants for Title I Schools to assist with the cost of transportation and our curriculum-based programs.
Thank you for your interest in The Longwood Grant for Title 1 Schools. The application for the 2018-19 school year has closed. Applications for the 2019-20 school year will open August 5, 2019.
The Longwood Grant for Title 1 Schools provides the opportunity for schools to come to Longwood Gardens to participate in a 90-minute K-12 curriculum-based program. Grants are awarded on a first-come, first served basis to those schools that have 30% or more of the student population qualifying for the Free or Reduced Lunch Program. A teacher may only apply for the grant one time per school year.
Grant can cover:
- Student’s admission fees for a 90-minute K-12 curriculum based program
- Reimbursement for school bus transportation is available to schools with greater than 50% of students receiving free and reduced lunch
To be considered for the Longwood Grant for Title 1 Schools please submit the following:
- Completed application
- Letter on school letterhead signed by the school's principal stating the percent of students receiving free or reduced lunch
Please refer to the K-12 Availability Calendar to determine date and time preferences.
Programs are offered Tuesday through Friday beginning at 10:00 am or 12:00 pm. We cannot guarantee that dates and times requested will be available; requests are booked on a first-come, first-served basis.
All of the funding for the 2018-19 school year has been allocated. Please call 610.388.5377 for further details.
For additional information:
Carolyn Zwaskis, School & Youth Associate
To apply online, fill out and submit the form below.