Gamma Chapter Scholarship Opportunities
Women in Leisure Services, Gamma Chapter, is proud to offer a scholarship program to assist in the development of women in the field of recreation and leisure services. This program provides support and recognition to women for their personal and professional service. Professional and student scholarships will be awarded based upon the qualifications of the applicant, as determined by the Scholarship Committee.
Wonderful Women of WILS
- One nominee per quarter will be awarded $50 in Gamma Bucks. Winner will be announced at the following events: Bosses Day, Holiday Breakfast, Winter Workshop, Awards & Installation. 2016-2017 Women of WILS Application
- Applicant must live, work, or attend school in the Gamma Chapter boundaries (Los Angeles/Orange/San Bernardino/Riverside Counties).
- Applicant must be pursuing a graduate or undergraduate degree in Recreation, Leisure Studies, Human Services, Public Administration, or any closely related field at an accredited college or university.
- Applicant must maintain a full-time student status or 12 semester units or more (or quarter equivalent) OR a part-time status of 6 semester units or more (or quarter equivalent) and working a minimum or 10 hours a week. Graduate students must maintain 9 semester units for full-time student status OR 3 semester units and be working a minimum of 10 hours per week for part-time status.
- Minimum GPA of 2.5.
- Minimum or one (1) year experience in a paid or volunteer municipal recreation setting
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Student Scholarships Now Available!
California Foundation for Parks and Recreation - Annually awards scholarships to junior, senior and graduate level students majoring in recreation, parks, leisure studies and closely related fields, throughout the state of California. Award amounts are generally between $1000 and $2000.
Membership in CPRS is NOT a requirement for the CFPR Scholarship, though it is highly recommended.
Deadline to apply is October 30, 2016. http://www.cprs.org/page/scholarships
CPRS District 10 Scholarship & Aging Section Scholarship
Application Coming Soon!