The Smiling Eyes Scholarship is a financial assistance program designed to assist eligible Walpole families enroll their child(ren) in town-sponsored recreation programs. To be considered, applicants must fill out the Smiling Eyes application below and have a referral sent or emailed from a social service agency, government agency, or clergy. All applications will be reviewed by the Recreation Director and Recreation Committee Chairman on a case-by-case basis and verified based on available funds. All applications will be kept confidential.

 Smiling Eyes will contribute 100% of a registration fee with a maximum scholarship of $300.00 per child per year (July 1 to June 30). Please fill out one application for each participant.        

Smiling Eyes Application
Smiling Eyes Referral Form

Confidential applications & referrals
may be submitted to:  

Patrick Shield, Recreation Director
Town of Walpole
135 School Street
Walpole, MA 02081

or to PShield@Walpole-MA.gov