Updated April 2019 !!
Looking for scholarships to help make summer camp more affordable? Without compromising quality, many San Francisco Bay Area camps offer partial and full camper scholarships, including the popular programs listed here. Be sure to apply soon, for some of these deadlines are coming up quick!
Find more camps offering financial aid on ActivityHero.
Destination Science offers financial need scholarships for children entering K – 6th grade. Destination Science offers to pay a week of camp in full for families with an annual household income less than $40,000, and to reduce the tuition price to $170.00 per week for families with an annual household income less than $55,000.
Camper scholarship application submission begins February 2019, and ends May 31st, 2019. Learn more about Destination Science’s scholarship program.
Limited reduced price registration are available for qualified applicants. Apply here by listing your preferred week of attendance and specify Wheel Kids as the camp you’re interested in.
Digital Media Academy
Digital Media Academy is dedicated to making world-class digital media education more accessible. Applications are taken and evaluated on a first come, first served basis to qualifying individuals. Apply Here
Community School of Music and Art (CSMA)
CSMA offers tuition assistance based on family size and income, merit scholarships for students who show outstanding talent and commitment, and Program Subsidies for off-site preschool classes, weekly in-school art and music classes at local elementary schools, and other programs.
Camp Chrysallis offers camper scholarships on a first-come, first-serve basis, but also reserves the right to make admissions decisions on other bases, such as maintaining an even gender balance in the sessions.
San Francisco Maritime
It is part of our San Francisco Maritime’s mission to be accessible to campers of all financial backgrounds. Applying for financial aid will neither increase nor decrease the chances of getting into a program. We encourage you to ask for assistance if you need it and pay what you can.
Marin GreenPlay Camp
During the Summer of 2019, GreenPlay will host 80 children from socio-economically disadvantaged and underserved communities in Marin County across all of our camp offerings and age groups. To learn more go to Greenplay Foundation.
Final note: Many camps accept donations to help fund their scholarship program. Find more camps offering financial aid on ActivityHero.