Swimming Lesson Scholarships

Learning to swim is essential for the safety of every child as drowning is the second leading cause of unintentional injury-related death among children. Safe Kids Volusia/Flagler proudly offers annual swimming lesson scholarships for children ages 1 through 16.

A limited number of scholarships are available on a first come, first served basis. Financial assistance is based on the following eligibility guidelines:

Household Size

Gross Monthly Income


$2,818 or less


$3,555 or less


$4,292 or less


$5,028 or less


$5,765 or less


$6,502 or less


$7,238 or less

If you meet the eligibilty guidelines, please visit one of the locations listed below to complete a scholarship application:

City of Daytona Leisure Services, 301 S. Ridgewood Ave., Daytona Beach • 386.212.2526
(Lessons provided at Campbell Aquatic Center or Cypress Aquatic Center)
Daytona State College – Bldg. 310, 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach • 386.506.4386
DeLand Family YMCA, 761 E. International Speedway Blvd., DeLand • 386.736.6000
Four Townes Family YMCA, 280 Wolf Pack Run, Deltona • 386.532.9622
Holly Hill Family YMCA, 1046 Daytona Ave., Holly Hill • 386.253.5675
Ormond Beach Family YMCA, 500 Sterthaus Dr., Ormond Beach • 386.673.9622
Port Orange Family YMCA, 4701 City Center Pkwy., Port Orange • 386.760.9622
Southeast Volusia Family YMCA, 148 W. Turgot Ave., Edgewater • 386.409.9622

Only one scholarship will be provided per chiild per calendar year.

A registration fee of $5 per child listed on the scholarship application is payable by cash only at the time the application is submitted. The cost of the swimming instruction is covered by the scholarship.

The Volusia County School Board is not affiliated with this activity in any manner nor does it endorse or assume any responsibility for any activities which may occur in connection with it. Scholarships for the 2019 Swim Lessons are made possible through funding from Volusia County, Halifax Health – Employee Community Service Fund and community contributions. This scholarship is not intended for advanced swimmers nor those who are involved in an area swim team.

Swimming Scholarship Application

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