School Field Trip Grants for Tours

Brown Foundation School District Field Trip Transportation Grant Application

How to Apply

  1. Download the application form.
  2. Print and complete the form.
  3. Mail the form to:
    The Brown Foundation
    1515 SE Monroe St.
    Topeka, KS 66612

For more information, e-mail


The Brown Foundation is offering the opportunity to enrich and extend classroom learning for 4-12th grade students by providing reimbursement for transportation costs associated with field trips to Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site.  In 2010, more than 1,000 students visited the National Historic Site on a transportation grant.


Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site
1515 SE Monroe, Topeka, Kansas 66612
Open daily 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Call (785) 354-4273 to schedule a field trip


Funds may be reserved for Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall terms. Funds will be paid directly to the school district following completion of field trip.


Field trips will extend learning activities encompassed in the following state standards:

  • Civic/government
  • Kansas history
  • United States and World history