Illinois Department of
Natural Resources Historic Sites
Field Trip Grants
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources offers a historic sites field trip grant of up to $500 per request. The funds assist Illinois schools in bringing students ranging from Pre-K to high school to important state historic sites. Schools can utilize the grant to visit Lewis & Clark State Historic Site along with 16 other state sites including nearby Cahokia Mounds SHS, Cahokia Courthouse SHS, and Vandalia State House SHS.