Apply for a Recreation Scholarship

Are you a Kirkland resident who wants to apply for a Recreation Scholarship? You're in the right place.

Online

Step 1.Understand the requirements 

  • Recreation Scholarships are available to Kirkland residents only.
  • Review Income/Household Eligibility Guidelines.
  • Must be willing to provide income verification documents.
  • Submission of this Scholarship Form does not reserve a space or register the participant into their requested program automatically.
  • If the scholarship is approved, the balance of the program fee is due at the time of registration.
  • Scholarship Form including verification of income documents are processed in the order received.

Step 2.Gather information needed to apply

  • Do you know what class you are interested in registering for? Visit our registration website www.kirklandparks.net and note down the class name, 5 digit course code and the date class begins.
  • Gather any documents needed for income verification, preferably your most recent signed 1040 Tax return.

Step 3.Complete the Recreation Scholarship Form

Online Recreation Scholarship Form

Step 4.Submit verification of income documents

  • Once you've completed and submitted the online form, send us your most recent signed 1040 Tax return.
  • An SSA-1099 form is acceptable if receiving Social Security.
  • Please cross out any sensitive information including social security numbers.
  • Email eParks@kirklandwa.gov.

Step 5.We will contact you

  • Staff will review your completed Scholarship Form and verification of income documents.
  • We will contact you within two business days after receipt of all information.

Paper Form

Step 1.Understand the requirements 

  • Recreation Scholarships are available to Kirkland residents only.
  • Review Income/Household Eligibility Guidelines.
  • Must be willing to provide income verification documents.
  • Submission of this Scholarship Form does not reserve a space or register the participant into their requested program automatically.
  • If the scholarship is approved, the balance of the program fee is due at the time of registration.
  • Scholarship Form including verification of income documents are processed in the order received.

Step 2.Gather information needed to apply

  • Do you know what class you are interested in registering for? Visit our registration website www.kirklandparks.net and note down the class name, 5 digit course code and the date class begins.
  • Gather any documents needed for income verification, preferably your most recent signed 1040 Tax return.

Step 3.Complete the Recreation Scholarship Form

Step 4.Submit verification of income documents

Step 5.We will contact you

  • Staff will review your completed Scholarship Form and verification of income documents.
  • We will contact you within two business days after receipt of all information.

Phone

 A Recreation Scholarship Form can not be filled out or submitted by phone.  If you'd like to request a paper application be mailed to you at your home address, please give our office a call at 425-587-3330. Please click on Paper Form or In-Person for scholarship requirements and the application process.

In Person

Step 1.Understand the Requirements 

  • Recreation Scholarships are available to Kirkland residents only.
  • Review Income/Household Eligibility Guidelines.
  • Must be willing to provide income verification documents.
  • Submission of this Scholarship Form does not reserve a space or register the participant into their requested program automatically.
  • If the scholarship is approved, the balance of the program fee is due at the time of registration.
  • Scholarship Form including verification of income documents are processed in the order received.

Step 2.Gather information needed to apply

  • Do you know what class you are interested in registering for? Visit our registration website www.kirklandparks.net and note down the class name, 5 digit course code and the date class begins.
  • Gather any documents needed for income verification, preferably your most recent signed 1040 Tax return.

Step 3.Complete the Recreation Scholarship Form

Step 4.Hand-deliver verification of income documents

  • Hand-deliver the completed Form, if available, along with your most recent signed 1040 Tax return to one of the three locations below during regular business hours (Monday - Friday, 8 A.M. - 5 P.M.). An SSA-1099 form is acceptable if receiving Social Security. Please cross out any sensitive information including social security numbers.
    1. Kirkland City Hall  (Parks and Community Services office in the lower lobby) - 123 5th Avenue,  Kirkland, WA 98033
    2. North Kirkland Community Center - 12421 103rd Avenue NE,  Kirkland, WA 98034
    3. Peter Kirk Community Center - 352 Kirkland Avenue,  Kirkland, WA 98033

Step 5.We will contact you

  • Staff will review your completed Scholarship Form and verification of income documents.
  • We will contact you within two business days after receipt of all information.