Rec & Ed Scholarships: Fee Waiver/Fee Discount Program

  • Rec & Ed strives to ensure individuals & families can enjoy quality enrichment classes, recreational sports, school break and summer camps and the before and after school programs. We are proud to offer scholarships to members of the Ann Arbor Public Schools community who meet specific HUD income guidelines and residency requirements.

    NEW! Effective 9/5/2023 - Rec & Ed Offers One Scholarship Application

    • Standard Scholarship: The Standard Scholarship program is available to individuals and families who live within the boundaries of the Ann Arbor Public School District and have documented income/support that falls within specific HUD income guidelines.
      • If you have children who are 18 years or older and not attending high school but are living in your household, they will need to fill out their own application.
      • If you have grandparents or relatives living in your household, then they will need to fill out their own application.

    If you have questions or need assistance, please email with questions, or call 734.994.2300 x0.


    WELCOME to Submittable

    Rec & Ed is excited to offer Submittable, an online application form for scholarship assistance. Submittable is a software program used by thousands of organizations to build customized online submissions and application forms, as well as to review submissions and communicate with submitters.

    1. To create your FREE Submittable account go to:
    2. Enter your email address
    3. Confirm your email address
    4. Select a password
    5. Confirm your password
    6. Enter your first and last name
    7. Click Sign Up
    8. You will be directed to the AAPS Rec & Ed Scholarship Applications home page and you will receive an email to confirm your account
    9. Read through the guidelines and select the appropriate Rec & Ed scholarship that best fits your current status
    10. Email with any questions



    Sponsoring a Scholarship

    Rec & Ed receives requests each year from citizens interested in sponsoring scholarships for an individual, group of individuals or for an entire class.. Recently, one person anonymously paid for a week of camp for a child and another person paid for 9 scholarships for drawing classes. If you would like to sponsor a scholarship or contribute to the Rec & Ed Scholarship fund, e-mail

    Donating When You Register

    You can easily contribute to the Rec & Ed scholarship fund by donating $1 when you register. Simply add $1 or more in the space indicated in the lower right corner of the Rec & Ed registration form and add that amount to your payment. Online, you can contribute by clicking on "donations," typing in the amount you would like to give and putting your contribution in your shopping cart. Your contribution will be included in the total amount you pay with your credit card.

    Thank You

    Scholarship contributions will allow us to continue offering scholarships to those who most need them. Thanks to everyone who has contributed.