Santa Rosa Recreation & Parks has scholarships available for youth swim lessons, tennis camp, Doyle & Yu-Chi day camps and Lifeguard Training classes. Families who qualify can apply at one the recreation facilities listed below. Scholarships are available for youth ages 18 and under. The scholarship will cover most of the cost of the program with the actual amounts listed below, while funding is available.
| PROGRAM NAME
|Doyle & Yu-Chi Day Camps
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTSTo be eligible for the Scholarship Program families must live within Santa Rosa City limits and/or Santa Rosa City Schools District, and must show proof of receiving at least one of the following:
HOW THE PROGRAM WORKS
- Social Security Supplemental or Disability Income.
- Public assistance through the Sonoma County Human Services Department, i.e., Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) or Food Stamps.
- Free lunch assistance through the local schools.
- Public assistance through the City of Santa Rosa Housing Authority.
- Medi-Cal or Medicare Benefits Card.
Complete a Scholarship Application and present it in person at one of the Recreation & Parks facilities listed below. When you present your completed application, you will also need to show Recreation & Parks staff the current documentation from the agency which administers your assistance.
Be prepared to register for the program(s) of your choosing at the time you turn in the application. Program schedules may be found here.
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BRING COMPLETED APPLICATION & PROOF OF QUALIFICATION TO ONE THE FOLLOWING SITES:
Finley Community Center
Finley Aquatic Center
Ridgway Swim Center
Steele Lane Center
ABOUT THE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Youth Scholarship Program provides families in need the opportunity to participate in recreation programs, including and most often, swim lessons for children. Funds are raised through the Department’s annual fundraising events, including the Scholarship Golf Tournament and the St. Patrick’s Day 5K, and from individual contributions received from donors throughout the year.