School Program Scholarships

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden offers need-based scholarships to K - 12 Title 1 schools as a means of opportunity for students to discover and explore in a place-based learning environment.

School Program Scholarships

  • Please choose from one of our 14 Guided School Programs in order to best supplement your classroom curriculum.
  • Scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served basis depending on availability of funds. Additional chaperone admission cannot be applied towards scholarship.
  • Scholarships are designed to cover the cost of the program and transportation (must be requested). Bus scheduling is the responsibility of the school.
  • Please note that the Garden considers a class 25-30 students with 3 school personnel.


To learn more about the Garden's scholarship program for school visits and to apply, contact our Education Team at (704) 829-1289.

The application must be received at least three weeks before preferred program dates. Teachers may choose any date throughout the year EXCEPT during the months of April and May.