Scholarships are awarded on a need basis which is demonstrated with documentation at the time of application. Documentation can be SNAP assistance, 1040 Tax form, etc. If you are not certain that you meet the need requirement, we encourage you to apply.

Yes.  Although receiving a scholarship does not guarantee subsequent approval of another scholarship.


The Foundation will contact you via email and then will make the funds available with the pool manager.  The arrangements to use the funds should be made by you and the pool manager.  Signing up for the children’s lessons will work through their registration system.

Pool programs: swim lessons, lifeguard classes, aquafit class, membership for lap swim or family open swim. Fitness Center: memberships. Other programs as they become available may also be considered.

Residents of East Lyme (Flanders and Niantic) and Salem. Individuals or families may apply.