Scholarships for 2018-2019

Thanks to the generous support from the John Ullrich Foundation, we are able to offer FREE Field Trip to classrooms! See our check list below to see if your classroom qualifies. Combine it with our Amherst-Hardy Bus Scholarship and have a 100% FREE visit to CMofIL!

-Grades 1st-3rd 

-From one of the following counties: Macon, Piatt, Coles, Moultrie, or Douglas

-Scholarships are awarded based on financial need

-Must visit between November 2018-April 2019. All dates subject to availability.

-Must participate in a Learning Lab 

To be considered for a scholarship, please fill out this form. One application can be filled out per grade level.


Thanks to the generous support from the Tate and Lyle Foundation, we are able to offer a FREE Maker Monday experience to classrooms! See our check list below to see if your classroom qualifies. Combine it with our Amherst-Hardy Bus Scholarship and have a 100% FREE visit to CMofIL!

-Grades 4th-5th

-Scholarships are awarded based on financial need

-Must visit between November 2018-April 2019. All dates subject to availability.

-Must participate in a Maker Monday Field Trip

To be considered for a scholarship, please fill out this form. One application can be filled out per grade level.


Thanks for the generous support from the Amherst-Hardy Foundation, we are able to offer bus grants to schools visiting the Museum! See our check list below to see if your classroom qualifies!

-Scholarships are awarded based on financial need

-Use up to $100 per classroom

-Must visit between November 2018-April 2019. All dates subject to availability.

-Must participate in an Educational Field Trip (Learning Lab or Maker Monday)

To be considered, please fill out this form. One application can be filled out per field trip.

For questions, please contact Abby at akoester@cmofil.org