School Grants

To support local field trip costs, and books for the classroom, engaging with Vancouver's diverse history and heritage places.

VHF School Grants – Closed

VHF has been offering field trip or book grants on Vancouver’s diverse local history and heritage places  since 2019. We have a limited number of grants available per year and we will notify you if you are successful.

Application Timeline: Applications will reopen for fall 2022. If you wish to be notified when the application form opens, please email

Guidelines: One application per school year, per person (educator or affiliated with an accredited educational institution in Vancouver). Priority will be given to Vancouver School Board educators. Collaborations welcome- contact your teacher-librarian, or encourage colleagues teaching the same topics to also apply.

  • Completed grants will be required to submit photos of classroom connections or field trip images (shareable), and testimonials, feedback and information to assist VHF in recommendations for the Heritage Study Guide and schools program.
  • We recommend you visit VHF’s Heritage Study Guide for Schools for additional key online resources and VHF’s Heritage Study Guide document online or a downloadable PDF.

For more information visit: HERITAGE STUDY GUIDE.