Indiana Dunes Environmental Learning Center Tuition Assistance
700 Howe Rd
Porter, IN 46304
To inspire lasting curiosity and stewardship with nature.
One of just 17 National Park Service education partners, Dunes Learning Center is truly a unique and valuable community resource. Operating in partnership with Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Dunes Learning Center's environmental education programs provide a critical and beneficial connection to the natural world for more than 14,000 participants each year. Your gift will provide scholarships to deserving students, giving them the opportunity to explore and learn from the rich biological diversity found in the dunes.
Promoting curiosity, scientific literacy, environmental stewardship and civic engagement, Dunes Learning Center’s environmental education programs include: > Single and multi-day experiences for school groups at our Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore campus, including historic Chellberg Farm. > Outreach education and service-learning opportunities at sites throughout northwest Indiana. > Summer camp in the dunes for ages 6 to 17. > Professional development for teachers. > Family and adult workshops. > Public open house events