Youth Scholarship Program

Care Enought to Share Youth Scholarship Program

 

 

  

Financial Assistance Program Information

   

Financial assistance is available for children up to 18 years old, who are interested in participating in Meridian Parks and Recreation activities.

 

Families residing within the City of Meridian can receive assistance for up to 80% of an activity fee, for a maximum of $150.00 per year/ per child.

 

To be eligible, families must be receiving assistance through one of the following programs: 

 

Free school lunches, Food Stamps, AFDC, or Energy Assistance, and reside at an address within the Meridian city limits.  

 

The Care Enough to Share application form  must be submitted two business days prior to program start date to recieve financial assistance.

 

Parents/Guardians will need to fill out the residency information, what type of assistance they are receiving and which class they would like to enroll their child in.

 

Documentation that the applicant is involved in one of the assistance programs is required and must be provided with application.

 

The Meridian Parks and Recreation Activity Guide includes all class listings currently available for enrollment  

 

Access our Activity Guide at: www.meridiancity.org/activityguide

 

If you have any futher questions, we would love to help! Please call the Meridian Parks and Recreation office at (208) 888-3579

 

 The Care Enough to Share program is funded by proceeds from the Meridian Barn Sour, Meridian Community Golf Scramble and other annonymous donations.

 

If you would like to provide a scholarship opportunity for local area youth through the Care Enough to Share Program, please call (208) 888-3579 or send an e-mail to: recreation@meridiancity.org.