We offer many different scholarships for the Denton community to enjoy all of our programs. These scholarships are for all ages and all programs. To learn more about our offerings, visit our Camps & Childcare page. Most are offered through the Denton Parks Foundation. Visit their website to learn more.

Current Open Scholarships 

Partial Scholarship

Scholarships are for Denton residents only; proof of residency and income is required. Email [email protected]

Up to $150 credit to use towards the cost of most programs, such as swim lessons, gym memberships, or childcare. For example, if a program is $100, you pay $50, and the scholarship covers $50. Available once annually, Aug. 1-July 31. 

*Seniors (50+) may apply for this scholarship to pay the full cost of a fitness membership. All other programs are covered up to half-price per partial scholarship terms.

Please apply for the partial scholarship here.

Closed Scholarships

Free Summer Camp Scholarship

This scholarship offers up to 10 weeks of full-time childcare for ages 3-15. There are eight options of camps in the City and all include field trips. Scholarships are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Due to being funded through the Community Development Block Grant, this scholarship has very specific eligibility and attendance requirements. Please review the Free Summer Camp Scholarship Policy (PDF) for more details.

Applications for 2023 Free Summer Camp Scholarships are now closed! Applications for 2024 will open in the spring. More information will be posted closer to the date.