Field Trip Assistance Program

Challenger Space Center Field Trip Assistance's Fund help schools that demonstrate financial need through participation in government assistance programs (Free and Reduced Lunch Program, Aid to Families with Dependent Children, Title 1)  


What Field trips can the funds be used for?

The funds can be applied to the simulated missions, workshops or emission programs presented by  the Challenger Space Center Staff. The field trip programs explore topics that address the Arizona Academic Content Standards. More information about each program can be found on the web site or on the following documents.

The Challengers Simulated Space Missions

The Challenger Space Workshops


When can I use the Field Trip Assistant funds?

Field Trip Assistance funds are available for school programs provided between June and March. The funds do not support visits during the months of  April and  May.


How do I apply?

Please fill out this form in its entirety, including all dates and attendee figures.

FTAF 2016-17

Field Trip Assistance forms are reviewed four times per school year,  September 30, November 30, January 31 and May 31st .  Letters of award will be emailed to the listed contact  following the review meeting.


The Challenger Space Center Arizona  is thankful to the following organizations for their generous support of the Field Trip Assistance fund.