Recreation Program Scholarships

The City of Chanhassen provides a program for those individuals that may need financial assistance to participate in our recreation programs. This program is available for Chanhassen residents only. It is the policy of the City of Chanhassen to provide services to all residents regardless of sex, race, color, national origin, ability, or financial status.

Who is eligible?

  • All applicants must be residents of the City of Chanhassen
  • Residents of all ages
  • Applicants who currently have no outstanding balances with the City of Chanhassen 
  • Program Scholarships will be awarded as resources allow

 How much assistance can my family receive?

  • Each eligible family can receive up to $100 per person per year with a family maximum of $350 per year
  • A minimum co-payment of 50% will be required at the time of registration for all programs. Payment plans are not available to cover the copayment for those eligible for Program Scholarships
  • Scholarships can be used for up to six (6) programs per person per year with a limit of three (3) summer programs per person per year

What programs are not eligible for Scholarships?

  • Programs with a fee of $10 or less
  • Day camps and field trips
  • Skyhawks sports camps
  • Adult sports and personal training
  • Recreation Center birthday party packages
  • Facility rental including room rentals and picnic shelters
  • Scholarships are available for program fees only (special event admissions are not eligible)

Are Rec Center punch cards eligible?

  • Punch cards may be purchases in 10, 20 or 40 punch increments
  • Punch card must be kept on file at the Chan Rec Center
  • Punch card use is restricted to immediate family only

 Related Resources

 Recreation Program Scholarship Application


  1. Jodi Sarles

    Recreation Center Manager
    Phone: (952) 227-1401