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Scholarships
​​​​College of Education and Human Services Scholarships
Each year, the College of Education and Human Services proudly awards more than 70 scholarships to CMU students. Provided through the generosity of our alumni, friends, faculty and staff, our scholarships enhance students’ academic experiences and are a testament to the strength of our programs. Start browsing the scholarships below by department to find the right scholarship for you!

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Brent Edwards Memorial AwardRecreation, Parks, and Leisure Services
About: Established in 2005 by friends and family in memory of Brent Edwards. Brent was in his junior year at CMU when he passed away. The recipient of this renewable award will be a student from Flushing High School. Preference will be given to a student planning to or majoring in recreation, parks, and leisure services administration and has a minimum GPA of 3.0. 
Requirements:
• Minimum 3.0 GPA
• Must be from Flushing High School​​​
Department of Recreation, Parks, and Leisure Services Administrative Scholarship EndowmentRecreation, Parks, and Leisure Services
About: Established in 1988 by the Department of Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services Administration for their majors in the name of G. Patrick Doyle, Donald F. Lutz, Agnes Rainwater and the department.

Roger Coles RPL  Leadership AwardRecreation, Parks, and Leisure Services
About: Established in 2010 by Roger L. Coles (Class of 1973, 1977) interim dean of the College of Graduate Studies, formerly the chairperson of Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services Administration. Income from the endowment will support a renewable award for a full-time student enrolled in the College of Education and Human Services, Department of Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services Administration with a minimum GPA of 2.75 and is a Student Recreation Association (SRA) board member that has been on the board for at least one year. Candidate must demonstrate level of involvement through study and/or state/national organization or community service.
Requirements:
• Minimum 2.75 GPA
• Must be a SRA board member for at least one year​​
Ron and Susan Bacon Outdoor Recreation AwardRecreation, Parks, and Leisure Services
About: Established in 2006 by Ron and Susan Bacon in honor of their parents, Ronald and Sophia Bacon. Income from the endowment will support a scholarship for a junior or senior enrolled in teh Department of Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services with a major in outdoor recreation.
Requirements:
• Junior/senior
• Must be an outdoor recreation major

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