SUBMISSION DEADLINE HAS CLOSED - Please check back often for 2020 scholarship criteria and submission dates
Student Scholarship Program:
This scholarship was created to provide financial assistance to juniors, seniors and graduate students who are majoring in a Minnesota four-year curriculum with a park and recreation emphasis. Permanent residents of Minnesota, attending a college or university in a neighboring state (majoring in parks and recreation) are also eligible to apply. Up to five (5) $2,000 scholarships are awarded each year. MRPF matches $1000 for each sponsored scholarship.
The Diversity & Inclusion Student Scholarship
The Minnesota Recreation and Park Foundation is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion in its membership and scholarship offerings. This scholarship recognizes a need to bring people together from different cultures and backgrounds and increase involvement of diverse students in our profession, initiatives, and leadership opportunities.
MRPF Professional Graduate Degree Scholarship:
The MRPF Professional Scholarship provides financial assistance to MRPF professional members pursuing a graduate degree. Applicants must display excellence in leadership, job experience and commitment to the park and recreation field. This scholarship provides up $2,000.
* These scholarships are for eligible students & professionals. You can only receive once.