VPA Youth Scholarship Fund

Thanks to the generous support of sponsors and contributors, and special events like the Director’s Youth Scholarship Golf Outing, South Bend Venues Parks & Arts is proud to offer subsidized rates as our scholarship program to the youth of South Bend. Although the scholarships are based on availability, we try to accommodate as many youth as possible.

To qualify the youth must be school aged and resident of our city. The family must also show one of the following at the time of registration to represent the financial need: their Food Stamp card, Hoosier Healthwise Card or Medicaid Card.

Classes and programs that qualify for subsidized rates are: Learn to Swim, River City Basketball League, Youth Instructional Classes, Camp Awareness, Kids World Day Camp and the Kids Triathlon. Interested in free and reduced rates for ice skating at Howard Park? Find out more information and see if you qualify here.

Interested in donating? The VPA Foundation is the 501C3 affiliate with tax deductible opportunities.

For a more detailed breakdown of opportunities, please contact the Chief Development Officer.

Annie Gawkowski
Chief Development Officer
574-235-5940 (Office)
202-744-1348 (Cell)

Fondo de Becas para Jóvenes

Gracias al generoso apoyo de patrocinadores y colaboradores, el Departamento de Lugares Parques y Artes de South Bend se enorgullece de ofrecer precios subvencionados como nuestro programa de becas para los jóvenes de South Bend. Aunque las becas se basan en la disponibilidad, tratamos de dar cabida el mayor número de jóvenes posible.

Para calificar los jóvenes debe ser edad escolar y  debe ser residente en nuestra ciudad. La familia también debe mostrar una de las siguientes calificaciónes en el momento de la inscripción para representar la necesidad económica: su tarjeta de cupones de comida, tarjeta de Hoosier Healthwise o tarjeta de Medicaid.

Las clases y los programas que califican para las tasas subsidiadas son: Aprender a Nadar (Learn To Swim), River City Basketball, clases de instrucción para jóvenes (youth instructional classes), Camp Awareness, Kids World Day Camp, y el Kids Triathlon.



Youth Scholarship Rate Form


Forma de inscripción

Forma de la Juventud para Tasa de Becas