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Scholarship Application

Thank you for applying for financial assistance/scholarship here at the Tucson JCC. It is our philosophy that nobody should miss out on participating at the J due to their personal financial situation, which is why we offer financial assistance/scholarship to those who qualify. We understand that asking for assistance is a difficult thing to do, so we pride ourselves on our discretion and ensuring privacy for all of our members. Please know your application will not be shared beyond the small group directly related to the review process. If you have any questions, please contact Monica Rosenbaum, director or member relations, at or (520) 615.5428.

Frequently Asked Questions

This application covers the following programs/services for the dates listed below:

  • JCC Membership April 2023-March 2024
  • Camp J Summer and Winter 2023 
  • ECE & J-Care 2023-2024 school year
  • Other eligible programs from April 2023-March 2024

Applications for new and renewing financial assistance/scholarship are due March 1-15, 2023. Applications will be reviewed in order of when they are received. The review process will begin on March 21, 2023 and conclude no later than March 31, 2023.

After March 15, new applicant applications will be accepted on a rolling basis and assistance will be awarded based on the availability of funds. Rolling applications will be reviewed weekly on Tuesdays beginning April 2023. Vacation and holidays may delay their process. 

To be considered for assistance, please provide the following:

  • Complete this application in its entirety. 
  • Submit the following supplemental information with this application:
    • Membership Application (new and re-joining members only)
    • Childcare registrations (if applying for tuition assistance for ECE/Camp/J-Care)
    • Registration completed (for general programs such as Mind + Body Elder Care)
    • One or more of the following for each adult in your household:
      • 2022 Tax Return
      • 2022 W2
      • 2022 Government Benefits Letter- unemployment, SSI, disability insurance letter that shows monetary award and income  
      • 2 most recent pay stubs

Awards are based on need and follow the federal poverty guidelines. Awards are presented in a percentage amount rather than dollar award. If you make changes to your membership or program registration during the award term, the percentage will remain the same. If you are interested in participating in additional programs or services during the award term, you will need to contact us for a second review and approval. We do ask if your situation changes for the better or worse you contact us to conduct an additional review of your application with updated information.

  • Household Information

    Make sure to include all individuals that live in the household regardless if they will be on the membership or attending programs.
    • Adult 1

    • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    • Adult 2

    • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Dependents

    List all dependents residing in your home.
    • 1st Child

      or other dependent
    • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    • Add additional child +

      or other dependent
    • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    • Add additional child +

      or other dependent
    • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    • Add additional child +

      or other dependent
    • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Income Information

    • Adult #1

    • Adult #2

  • Total Household Income

  • Monthly Expenses

  • Programs/Services

    • Membership is required to apply for scholarship for childcare programs ECE, JCare +Camp J
    • Child Care for ages 6 weeks-PreK
    • After School Child Care for grades K-5
    • Summer or Winter Camp entering grades K-9
  • Scholarship Agreement

  • I hereby state that the information provided on this application is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I accept a Financial Assistance award, I am responsible for paying all balances by the agreed upon dates.
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Drop files here or
    Max. file size: 50 MB.
      Please provide one or more of the following for each adult in your household: 2022 Tax Return, 2022 W2, 2022 Government Benefits Letter (unemployment, SSI, disability insurance letter, DES, WIC, AHCCCS, etc), or 2 most recent paystubs. If these files are not provided, they will need to be submitted in person.