Don't Fall In Scholarship Giveaway

Don’t Fall In Scholarship Giveaway

UPDATE: Congratulations to Rhiannon Fortenberry for winning this drawing!! 🎉🥳

🐠💦 Give your child the gift of survival swim lessons with the Don’t Fall In Scholarship Giveaway by The School of Yaya’s Fishes and SAFE Swim Foundation! 🐠💦

We’ve got the perfect opportunity for you this fall! 🍂 We’re thrilled to announce the Don’t Fall In Scholarship Giveaway, and we’re giving away ONE scholarship to help your little one learn the ins and outs of water safety and survival swim.

The scholarship is open to all aspiring young swimmers, beginning from the time they can crawl. There is ONE small catch: The winner must be dedicated to their swim schedule! 🗓️ Our commitment to excellence means ensuring you’re ready to dive into your training with passion and dedication. 🌟

Here’s how to enter — Fill out the form provided here:

The lucky recipient will not only receive financial support but also gain access to top-notch training from the only SAFE Swim and PediaSwim certified trainers in the state. We also have TWO Registered Nurses on staff with certifications in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)!

📅 Mark your calendars, because the application deadline is Friday, September 29 at 10 a.m. Don’t miss out on the chance to make a splash in your child’s life by helping them learn to love the water! 🏊‍♂️💦

***Other scholarships are also available through SAFE Swim Foundation. To learn more, click here:


About SAFE Swim Foundation:

The SAFE Swim Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3), is committed to delivering essential water safety education, particularly for infants, toddlers, and children. The foundation is dedicated to breaking down barriers to drowning prevention by ensuring access to resources for children from diverse backgrounds, including those with limited resources or facing physical or mental challenges. The foundation firmly believes that every child deserves the opportunity to benefit from drowning prevention resources.

About The School of Yaya’s Fishes:

The School of Yaya’s Fishes is committed to the safety of children and helping them develop independence, confidence, fitness, and discipline in the water through survival swim training. The school is operated by two registered nurses with certifications in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support.


The entry period for this contest runs from Friday, September 22, 2023 until Friday, September 29, 2023 at 10 a.m.

To enter, parents and legal guardians will fill out the form provided here: Upon completion, the registering parent/guardian will be automatically entered to win one SAFE Swim Training scholarship, provided by SAFE Swim Foundation. 

Registrants may enter to win once per family.

Contest winners will be drawn after 10 a.m. on September 29, 2023. The winners will be announced and contacted by phone before close of business that day. Upon contact, a representative of The School of Yaya’s Fishes will work with the winning guardian to select a training schedule that will work for the student, family, and trainers.

Each scholarship is valued at $500, based on the average four weeks of Survival Swim Training. Survival Swim Training sessions are every day Monday through Friday in 10-to-15-minute sessions for the length of the student’s training. While the average length of training is four weeks, this timeline may vary, based on each student’s rate of improvement and task comprehension.

The winners of the Don’t Fall In Scholarship Giveaway will be selected at random from the pool of registrations.

Ultimately, the winning scholarship recipient must be below the age of 18 and able to crawl to qualify.

Only one winner is permitted per household within 60 days of after a household has a winner.

The School of Yaya’s Fishes and SAFE Swim Foundation restricts winners to the immediately serviceable area only. Any means of transportation to redeem the scholarship will not be provided. The responsibility of cost to travel rests solely with the scholarship winner. Neither Terri (Yaya) Mommsen, nor a member of her Staff, will travel to provide lessons to a winning family. Survival Swim Training sessions must be performed at The School of Yaya’s Fishes facility.

No purchase is necessary. This scholarship is not redeemable or transferable for cash. This scholarship is not retroactive and cannot cover the already-paid tuition of a student who has previously been through the program. The School of Yaya’s Fishes and SAFE Swim Foundation shall have no further responsibility in connection with the scholarship if the scholarship winner, for any reason, cannot or decides not to use any of the survival swim lessons provided.