Welcome to Parks4Kids! To commemorate and celebrate the National Park Centennial, the Outdoor Foundation and Outdoor Industry Association have launched this campaign to connect young people with parks.

Parks4Kids was created to provide micro grants to teachers, schools and nonprofits to connect our next generation with our nation’s parks. For only $10, you can give a kid a powerful park experience!

Please use the sorting features on the right side of the page to narrow down your search. If you would like to see a map of all Parks4Kids Projects - CLICK HERE.

  1. Rock on! Building Community Through Adventures in Geology - San Marcos, CA

    by HTeNC

    4th graders will build community and become school leaders through ou ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Climbing, Hiking
  2. Visiting Naturalist in the Schools - Missoula, MT

    by Montana Natural History Center

    VNS provides naturalist instruction- specifically meeting Montana sta ...

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    Intermountain Stewardship
  3. What Floats your Boat? - San Diego Bay

    by High Tech Elementary

    Students will study the science and history of boats and build their ...

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    Pacific West Water Activities
  4. Streamside Trees in the Classroom - Bassett, VA

    by Dan River Basin Association

    Streamside Trees in the Classroom (STIC) is a hands-on environmental ...

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    Southeast Stewardship
  5. Let's Empower Her!

    by Her Footprints

    Empowering Her, One Trail at a Time ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Hiking, Stewardship, Water Activities
  6. Animal Adaptations - Escondido, CA

    by Conway Elementary

    Students will learn that animals adapt to survive in their environmen ...

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    Northeast Other
  7. Outdoor Excursions - Dayton, NV

    by Calvary Chapel Dayton Valley

    Provide underserved youth with backpacking trips to Yosemite, Lassen, ...

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    Pacific West Camping, Hiking, Stewardship, Water Activities, Winter Activities, Other
  8. Laie Elementary Big Island Volcano Trip - Laie, HI

    by Laie Elementary

    We take our students to the Big Island for a week to learn about Hawa ...

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    Pacific West Hiking
  9. Blackrock Field Camp - Riverton, WY

    by Blackrock Field Camp

    BFC is an outdoor education program for 4th grade students from the W ...

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    Intermountain Other