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February Park Enrichment Grants and Park Alumni Society Study Abroad Travel Stipends Awarded

posted 2013.03.05 The Park Enrichment Grant committee made the following awards to Park Scholars who submitted proposals by the February 1 deadline. Park Enrichment Grants Park Enrichment Grants provide support for Park Scholars engaged in professional and personal enrichment experiences in the United States and abroad. These awards, initiated in 1998, are designed to foster the development of scholarship, service, leadership, and character, as well as connect Scholars with faculty. These grants are awarded by the Park Enrichment Grant committee
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Park Enrichment Grants and Park Alumni Society Study Abroad Travel Stipends Awarded

posted 2012.02.29 The Park Enrichment Grant committee made the following awards to Park Scholars who submitted proposals by the November 1 and February 1 deadlines. Park Enrichment Grants Park Enrichment Grants provide support for Park Scholars engaged in professional and personal enrichment experiences in the United States and abroad. These awards, initiated in 1998, are designed to foster the development of scholarship, service, leadership, and character, as well as connect Scholars with faculty. The grants are awarded by the Park
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Park Enrichment Grants and Park Alumni Society Study Abroad Travel Stipends Awarded

posted 2011.06.15 The Park Enrichment Grant committee recently made the following awards to Park Scholars who submitted proposals by the May 30 deadline.   Park Enrichment Grants Park Enrichment Grants provide support for Park Scholars engaged in professional and personal enrichment experiences in the United States and abroad. These awards, initiated in 1998, are designed to foster the development of scholarship, service, leadership, and character, as well as connect Scholars with faculty. The grants are awarded by the Park Enrichment
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Park Enrichment Grants and Park Alumni Society Study Abroad Travel Stipends Awarded

posted 2011.03.09 The Park Enrichment Grant committee recently awarded the following grants and stipends to Park Scholars who submitted proposals by the February 1 deadline.   Park Enrichment Grants Park Enrichment Grants provide support for Park Scholars engaged in professional and personal enrichment experiences in the United States and abroad. These awards, initiated in 1998, are designed to foster the development of scholarship, service, leadership, and character, as well as connect Scholars with faculty. The grants are awarded by the
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Emily Gray ’10 Uses Irish Study Abroad Experience to Help Internationalize Carolina Forest Elementary School

During her semester abroad in Cork, Ireland, Emily Gray ‘10 participated in a unique program which allowed her to share her experiences with a class of first grade students. As a Cultural Correspondent, Emily used web conferences to present lessons about Ireland’s customs, climate, transportation system and historical figures. Upon her return to the United States, Emily had the opportunity to visit her class from Carolina Forest Elementary School in Jacksonville, North Carolina and meet her students in person. “This
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Park Scholar’s Study Abroad Experience

Park Scholar shares first hand his study abroad experience in southern France. I am Raleigh Davis, a student in chemical engineering and class of 2010 Park Scholar. This past summer I was presented with a marvelous opportunity to study abroad in the heart of southern France. For six weeks I studied at the Ecole Superieure Chimie, Physique, Electronique located in Lyon, France. While there I studied conversational French and took a chemical engineering unit operations laboratory course. It was truly
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Study Abroad Award Winners Announced

The first recipients of the Park Alumni Society Study Abroad stipends have been funded for study this spring. Last year, as part of its 10-year anniversary fundraiser, the Park Alumni Society began a study abroad stipend to help defray travel costs of Park Scholars who planned to study abroad. To date, more than $9,000 has been pledged or donated to the fund. Students applied for the grants through the GRASPs process and awardees were selected by the Park office. Scholars
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