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History Player Scholarship

The Minnesota Historical Society’s History Player Scholarship makes it possible for eligible schools and organizations to enjoy discounted educational programs delivered by historic characters from Minnesota’s past.

Regular program costs for a History Player visit are: $150 for one 45-minute presentation, $100 for a second presentation, and $50 for all additional presentations.

See the History Player characters that are available.

Who is eligible?

For Schools: Any school in Minnesota with 75% or more of its students enrolled in the Federal Free and Reduced Lunch Program.

For 501c3 Non Profit Organizations: Any Minnesota organization with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status who serves an at risk or low income population as 75% or more of its total audience.

Scholarships reduce program costs by 50%. Additional fees for mileage and lodging still may apply to travel outside of the Twin Cities metro area.