Scholarships

2018 PRPS Annual Conference Scholarships:

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Deadline: March 2, 2018

 

Delores M. Andy Scholarship

Consists of registration, meals and lodging for a Temple student at the Annual PRPS Conference.

John H. (Jack) Jones Memorial Scholarship

Consists of registration, meals, and lodging at the Annual Conference.

Larry G. Williamson Scholarship Award

Consists of registration, meals, and lodging at the Annual Conference. This scholarship is only available to Pennsylvania State University students.

Robert W. Crawford Memorial Scholarship

Consists of registration, meals, and lodging at the Annual Conference, plus a $500 scholarship.

Buzz D. Tyson Scholarship

Consists of registration, meals, and lodging at the Annual Conference. This scholarship is only available to Lock Haven University students. For more information, please email Buzz Tyson.

Outstanding Young Professional Scholarship

David Milliren, a PRPS member, has made a generous contribution to establish the Outstanding Young Professional Scholarship. This award recognizes and supports a young professional by covering $500 of the recipient's expenses to attend the PRPS conference. Candidates must meet be a Parks and Recreation professional, working in the field for three years or less. 

To apply, submit a resume and two letters of recommendation from a professional supervisor or colleague to Tracy Robert. Applications will be judged and a selection made by the PRPS Community Branch Executive Committee. The recipient will be notified by phone.