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Uncle Percy's Kids Camp Scholarships

Scholarships are available for those who demonstrate financial need (see income guidelines below). Students that demonstrate such need are eligible for one (1) scholarship per summer. Full and partial scholarships (50 percent) are available. Please note that scholarships are limited and will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Scholarship application process

  1. Register your child for camp through our online registration links on the right side of our Kids Camp page. When you get to the payment page, enter the appropriate scholarship Promo Code (see below) and pay the required fee. Note that there is a non-refundable $25 processing fee for those that select the full scholarship option. If you are not able to pay this fee, please contact Samantha Christensen (contact info found at bottom of webpage).
  2. After registering, please fill out the scholarship form found on the right side of this page and return it to Samantha (see contact info below) through email, by mail or by dropping it off at the Lowell Observatory Steele Visitor Center c/o Samantha Christensen. Scholarships will not be awarded to those who fail to complete this form.
Full-Scholarship Income Qualifications*
($25 processing fee)
Household Size Household Income
2 $26,760
3 $33,600
4 $40,320
5 $46,800
Promo Code SCH25
Half-Scholarship Income Qualifications*
(Total camp fee is $100 )
Household Size Household Income
2 $38,400
3 $48,000
4 $57,600
5 $66,000
Promo Code SCH100

* Qualifications are based on the 2013 Federal Poverty Guidelines

Kids Camp Manager contact information:

Samantha Christensen
Education Coordinator
Lowell Observatory
1400 W Mars Hill Rd
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
(928) 233-3263
schristensen@lowell.edu

 Kids Camp Scholarship Form

Uncle Percy Kids Camp Scholarshp Form (PDF | 167KB)

Uncle Percy Kids Camp Scholarshp Form (DOCX | 36KB)

Remember, scholarships will not be awarded to those who fail to complete and submit this form.