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P.L.A.Y. Scholarship Application

  1. P.L.A.Y. Scholarship Application

    Programs and Lessons for All Youth Scholarship The Manchester Parks, Recreation, & Arts Department has developed a Scholarship program to assist families that are facing economic challenges, to allow their children (ages 17 and under) to use the Manchester facilities and programs such as: Summer Camp, Swimming Lessons, and more. Scholarships are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Scholarship is open to all area residents, priority will be given to Manchester residents Scholarships may only cover up to 50% of a program fee Please fill out the application and allow 7-10 working days for processing. When a decision is made, we will contact you by email or phone at the contact provided. To be considered, applications must be received a minimum of 7 days prior to the beginning of a program. If you are interested in making a donation to this program to help make it possible for all youth to participate in the programs offered or would like more information, please contact the Manchester Park Office at 636-391-6326 x400 or

  2. Please share with us why your awesome child should receive this needs based scholarship
  3. Last year's Federal Form 1040 or 1040A tax return or current proof of Free and Reduced Lunch benefits (letter)

  4. Program Guidelines

    Applicant must attach a copy of last year’s Federal Form 1040 or 1040A tax return or current proof of Free and Reduced Lunch benefits letter. Below are the Adjusted Gross Income limits to qualify for this program. 

    Number of members of the household

    Annual Household Income (Adjusted Gross Income)

















    Each additional member

    + $8,400

    Household means a group of people who may or may not be related, but who are living as one economic group. Students who are temporarily away at school should be counted as members of the household.



  5. By submitting this application, I certify that the information provided in this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge. I give permission to the Manchester Parks, Recreation, & Arts Department to verify this information. Deliberate misrepresentation of information subjects the applicant to being disqualified for scholarship consideration. Please allow 7-10 working days to process all applications.

    For Staff Use Only Date_____________ Approved/Denied______ Amount __________ Authorized by _______________

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