Scholarships


Michelle Park Family Recreation Scholarship Application

This recreation opportunity has been created so a Gainesville family may enjoy a year’s worth of events, programs, tours and more at no cost! Apply now to qualify for the scholarship.

The purpose is to provide a scholarship for one year to one City of Gainesville low-to-moderate income family, to participate in nature, recreation and cultural activities provided by the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and 
Cultural Affairs Department and other providers in the community, such as the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art and the Florida Museum of Natural History. 

Please download the application packet for all details and requirements for the scholarship.

Application Packet

MLK Banner Scholarship  

Please support your City of Gainesville Athletics programs with a banner sponsorship! Banners will hang along the inside of our full court basketball gymnasium, where approximately 100,000 people use and attend our facility every year! Furthermore, your contribution will go towards program scholarships for underprivileged youth: It may even be tax deductible!  Four sponsorship levels are available, prices range between $150 and $450 dollars; half year and full year options are available! You can print the Banner Scholarship Agreement and mail it along with your donation to our Administrative Office at 1024 NE 14th Street, Gainesville, FL 32601. If you need additional information, please contact the Martin Luther King Jr. Multipurpose Center at 352-334-5053. Thanks for your support!