Apply For A Scholarship

The Hayward Area Recreation and Park Foundation provides limited funds to assist those with financial needs.   

Approval of scholarships is based on proven need and scholarship funds available. Below find the application that must be completed and submitted for approval to the District Office.  Submitting an application does not guarantee space in the requested program; please include a completed registration form with your scholarship application. All information will be kept strictly confidential. 

Criteria for Eligibility

  • For residents within the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District only, which includes Hayward, Castro Valley, San Lorenzo, Fairview, Cherryland, and Ashland.
  • One scholarship per applicant per calendar year (January 1-December 31) maximum.
  • Scholarships are designed to reach district youth as funds are available.
  • An application must be complete with all required documentation provided for consideration.

Download an application in English or Spanish solicitud.