The Sammy Slug Summer Camp scholarship fund is meager, but we do our best  to help out when we can. Interested individuals should fill out the online application (CLICK HERE). Applications for Summer 2018 are due by May 11th.


  • Scholarship awards are available for Full Day registrations. They are not valid for pre-camp, post-camp, or Half Day registration.
  • Awards are provided per family per session and not guaranteed.
  • Maximum award per family per camp season is $100.
  • Families with confirmed scholarship awards will be required to pay a non-refundable $50 deposit at time of registration and an additional parent/guardian contribution fee of at least $50.
  • Scholarship awards are granted to campers who have demonstrated financial need, meeting the criteria which are based on responses to the questions listed below.
  • Scholarships will be distributed and prioritized based on UCSC affiliation in the following order: UCSC Students; UCSC Faculty & Staff; UCSC Community.
  • Applications are due Friday, May 11th, 2018.
  • Families that apply for scholarships will be contacted directly about their application status by May 31st, 2018 which will provide them with plenty of time to register.
  • Families that have already registered will be given partial refunds to relfect their scholarship award.