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Scholarship Opportunities

Through the generosity of the William McDaniel Charitable Foundation, the Adler Planetarium is pleased to offer bus scholarships for field trips to the museum.

At this time, bus scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year are currently on hold as the museum is closed due to COVID-19. Please check back in fall 2021 for updated information.

Schools must meet the following criteria:

1. Part of the Chicago Public School system, including CPS charter and contract schools. We cannot offer scholarships to private or suburban schools at this time.

2. At least 51% of students must be classified as Low Income with the CPS Office of Research, Evaluation, and Accountability.

Schools may request funding for a maximum of two buses per school year. There are a limited number of scholarships available and they are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Questions? Please email busscholarship@adlerplanetarium.org.

The Adler Planetarium is grateful to the William McDaniel Charitable Foundation for supporting bus scholarships.



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