Summer Safari Camp Scholarship

Through a partnership with the Atlanta Fulton County Recreation Authority, Zoo Atlanta is pleased to be able to offer a limited number of scholarships to Safari Camp: Summer Session.  Scholarship recipients will receive one week of Safari Camp, daily lunch and snacks, a camp T-shirt and extended care options. 

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Camper must be a current resident of the City of Atlanta or Fulton County, Georgia
  • Camper must attend a Title One school OR qualify for free or reduced lunch
  • Camper must be between the ages of 5 – 11 years old
  • Guardian of camper must agree to provide transportation to and from the Zoo daily during the week of Camp
  • If awarded, a $25 non-refundable fee made payable via credit card will be due at time of registration

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Please complete the 2019 Zoo Atlanta Safari Camp Scholarship Application and submit along with the following required documents:

  • Proof of residency in the City of Atlanta and/or Fulton County, Georgia
  • Proof the camper attends a Title One school OR qualifies for free or reduced lunch
  • Letter of need from the guardian describing how the camper will benefit from Safari Camp
  • Letter of interest from the camper
  • A completed application is required per camper

Completed applications and required documents should be submitted together via email to education@zooatlanta.org OR mailed to: Zoo Atlanta Education, 800 Cherokee Avenue, S.E., Atlanta, GA 30315.

Application Deadline: May 6, 2019

Partial or incomplete applications will not be considered.

UPCOMING DATES: Weekly, June 17 – August 2 

AGE RANGE:  5 – 11

RECIPIENT SELECTION & NOTIFICATION:

Scholarships will be awarded based on pre-selected criteria, completion of the application, and on a first-come, first-served basis.  Awardees will be notified on or after May 20, 2019.  If selected, a $25 non-refundable deposit is due at time of notification to secure your scholarship.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Please contact the Education Department at 404.624.5822 with questions. We hope to see your camper at Safari Camp!