Financial Need/Scholarships

The Waukegan Park District never turns away because of inability to pay. Park District Resident scholarships are funded through endowments and corporate contributions. Below are financial assistance/scholarship applications for Recreation Programs (847-360-4700) and Cultural Arts Programs (847-360-4740);  please call the respective telephone numbers if you have any questions.

Scholarships

Cultural Arts Programs
Click here for Cultural Arts Scholarship Guidelines and Application forms.

Recreation Programs
Click here for the 2016 Recreation Programs Financial Assistance Application.

Recreation Programs
Click here for the 2016 Special Recreation Programs Financial Assistance Application.
Click here for the 2016 Special Recreation Payment Plan Application.

Sibling Discounts

There are sibling discounts available for programs including Summer Camps, SwimSmart, Children’s Connection and Youth Programs such as Before and After School Experience (B.A.S.E.), We Have Off (W.H.O) and Holiday and Spring Break Adventures.

SwimSmart
Families with more than one child, living in the same household will receive a discount for each additional child who is taking a SwimSmart lesson. Participants must register for the same session. To receive a sibling discount, registration must take place in person at a registration location. Click here for Aquatics information.

Summer Camp
Families with more than one child living in the same household will receive a discount for each child attending camp. Listed below are the discounts for each camp Please note that siblings do not have to attend the same camp to receive the discounts. Click here for Day Camp information.

Children’s Connection
Families with more than one child, living in the same household will receive a discount for each additional child in the same program. Listed below are the discounts. To receive a sibling discount, registration must take place in person at a registration location. Click here for Children’s Connection and preschool information.

Youth Programs (B.A.S.E., W.H.O., and Holiday and Spring Break Adventures)
Families with more than one child, living in the same household will receive a discount for each additional child in the same program. Listed below are the discounts. To receive a sibling discount, registration must take place in person at a registration location. Click here for After School Program information.