Academic Support/Scholarships


As a nonprofit charitable organization, the YMCA of West Central Florida strives to make membership and programs accessible to all, regardless of a family’s financial circumstances.  To apply for financial assistance and receive a discount on your membership or program fees, please complete the attached application form and bring the required documentation when returning it to one of our YMCA locations.

Please print/fill out and bring with supporting documents to any of our YMCA of West Central Florida locations.


The First Tee of Lakeland prides itself on not only providing life-enhancing lessons through golf, but through off-the-course academic support as well. Three different classes are available to First Tee members:
Tutorial Service
SAT Prep
Essay Writing
Resume Writing
These courses are available by appointment only and can make a significant impact in the academic success of the students.