Helen T. Leigh
Museum Field Trip Grant 

The MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History in partnership with the Arkansas Humanities Council offers travel grants to help students visit the museum for interactive programs that enhance teaching of World War I and II, as well as learn about the historic Arsenal Building and Civil War Arkansas. The grants offer up to $750 to public schools and community colleges during the fall and spring semesters. 



Students from Piggott Elementary make their own poster, a souvenir from the program.
Helen T. Leigh Museum Field Trip Grant, 2018-2019

While there, teachers and students are encouraged to tour the museums, participate in various educational programs, and enjoy learning about our state’s military heritage on the homefront and around the world. To apply for the grant, please read over and fill out the form below. To download and print a copy of the 2022-2023 Grant Application please click here