Each year scholarships are available for qualifying schools. The funds reduce the cost per student from $8.93 to $3.93 on Big River Journey field trips.
To qualify for scholarship funds, schools must have:
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Did You Know?
The river is so shallow at Lake Itasca that children can walk across the Mississippi. Between Governor Nicholls Wharf and Algiers Point in New Orleans, the Mississippi is more than 200 feet deep.