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Financial Aid Program

Dyer Parks and Recreation Resident Financial Aid Program

Purpose

The Dyer Parks and Recreation Resident Financial Aid Program offers scholarships to make recreation programs affordable to low income Dyer residents. It’s the intent of the Dyer Parks and Recreation Department that all residents have the opportunity to participate in recreational programs.

Qualifications

-Proof of Dyer residency required (46311 Zip Code- current utility bill or housing agreement).

-Must be primary residence of household participant.

-Proof of entire household income.

-Federal Poverty Household Guidelines will be used to determine assistance provided.

Limitations

-Resident finical aid is available for Dyer Parks and Recreation programs except special events, trips, and contractual programs. All awarded funds must be used within the awarded time frame. Unused awarded funds will not carry over and will be forfeited. Household recipients may be required to pay additional program fees. 

Accepting Applications Deadline                               Funds Awarding Time Frame           

December 1st                                                                January- April (Winter/Spring)

April 1st                                                                        May- August (Summer)

August 1st                                                                    September- December (Fall)

- Limited funds are available for financial assistance. Awards are limited to a maximum of $50 per household. Awarded funds will be determined by the number of applicants and available funds.

Application Process

Complete the Financial Aid Application, Dyer Parks and Registration Program Registration Form and present all required documents. Only completed application will be accepted. All information submitted is confidential. Submit applications and required documents to:

Dyer Parks and Recreation                                       Phone: 219-865-2505

1 Town Square                                                           Fax: (219) 440-3754

Dyer, IN 46311                                                           Email: parks@townofdyer.com


Application Form:  Financial Aid Program Application