Lead Teacher Name
School Mailing Address
Name of School Principal
Use the drop-down to select the correct number of classes.
Second Teacher Name
Third Teacher Name
Fourth Teacher's Name
Fifth Teacher's Name
Sixth Teacher's Name
Seventh Teacher's Name
Who was/were your Teaching Naturalist(s) last year (or in a previous year)?
The Visiting Naturalist in the Schools Program has the most impact when classroom teachers participate actively in classes. This can include learning alongside your students, sharing your own knowledge and observations, participating in small group work, evaluating your students' VNS journals, and more. If you are unsure of how best to participate, or would like to learn more to help do so, feel free to contact us, or talk with your classroom naturalist!
The Montana Natural History Center is a private, non-profit organization with a mission to promote and
cultivate the appreciation, understanding, and stewardship of nature through education. We believe
that natural history education and experiences should be available to everyone and we are committed
to making our programs accessible to as many families, schools and individuals as possible. The
Montana Natural History Center provides limited scholarship funds for schools that exhibit financial
need to attend programs. Requests are based on availability and need on a first-come, first-serve
Are you a Title 1 School?
Do you have a PTA/PTO or other parent support organization that can help cover costs?
Have you received a VNS scholarship in the past?
I agree to the following:
Name of School Secretary (or person we should send program invoices to)
Mailing Address for Invoice (if different from school address)