Scholarships:

  • Through the generosity of the M.J. MURDOCK CHARITABLE TRUST, a limited number of schalraships are available for qualified teachers from the following states: ALASKA • IDAHO • MONTANA •OREGON • WASHINGTON 
  • The LYNDE and HARRY BRADLEY FOUNDATION is sponsoring 30 scholarships for WISCONSIN secondary school teachers to attend Freedom Foundation programs. 
  • Financial assistance and scholarships are available for all 50 states on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please contact the Freedoms FOundation's Education Office at (610) 933-8825, ext 292 or education@ffvf.org for more information. 
  • Teachers who receive scholarships are required to provide a $150 refundable deposit to hold their registration. Refunds are awarded after the program is completed.

Drayton Hall, Chareston, South Carolina

 

Application

Program Information:

  • Tuition is $1,400 per person, per program. $700 is due upon acceptance with the balance due at the beginning of the program.
  • Tuition covers accomodations, admissions, tour transportation, instruction and one graduate credit hour.
  • Hotels typically offer breakfast and participants would be responsible for all other meals.
  • The program begins on June 24, 2017 in Atlanta, GA (Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport Atlanta - ATL) and departs from Charleston, SC (Charleston International Airport - CHS) Participants are responsible for arranging their transportation to the appropriate site at the appropriate time.

 

Accreditation:

  • Each program includes one graduate credit hour, which is granted by Immaculata University in Pennsylvania. Enrolled students, who wish to earn three credits must pay $150 for each additional credit at the beginning of the program.

For more information, contact our Education Department, (610-933-8825 ext. 292 or education@ffvf.org

 

Civil War South

June 24 - July 1, 2017

Academic Director: Dr. Stuart Leibiger, Ph.D.

Atlanta, GA to Charleston, SC

 

 Our traveling workshop features studies and tours involving the Civil War in the South.  By using physical history Freedoms Foundation provides teachers with a content rich, interactive and collaborative learning experience that they can take back to their classrooms:

Fort Sumter

Margaret Mitchell House

Andersonville Prison

Canon Ball House

Fort McAllister

Green-Meldrim House

Georgia Historical Society

Confederate Relic Room

Old State House

Hampton Preston House

Sherman's Rock

Tour of Old Slave Mart

Drayton Hall

Submarine Hunley

Fort McAllister, Georgia

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Old Slave Mart, Charleston, South Carolina

  

 

Teachers will also:

Meet Medal of Honor Recipient General James Livingston, USMCR who will speak about character development and the Medal of Honor.

 

 

Receive resources and training in the Medal of Honor Character Development Program aboard the USS Yorktown.