The Park Scholarship is a four-year scholarship awarded on the basis of outstanding accomplishments and potential in scholarship, leadership, service, and character.
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What Makes a Park Scholar?
Park Scholars are intellectually curious students who think critically and seek learning experiences outside the classroom.
Nikhil Milind ’21, a 2019 Goldwater Scholar, is melding computer science and biology to explore links between genetics and disease. More »
Park Scholars listen well, lead by example, take risks, and champion original ideas.
Jada Hester ’20 presented her research on the wage gap among women of different races at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women. More »
Park Scholars dedicate themselves to making a positive difference in their communities.
Since a group of Park Scholars launched this charity race in 2004, the Krispy Kreme Challenge has raised more than $1.87 million to benefit the North Carolina Children’s Hospital. More »
Park Scholars demonstrate the highest levels of integrity, honesty, and conscientiousness.
Jayna Lennon ’20 received NC State’s Mathews Medal for her work improving food security and supporting mental health programs on campus. More »
Park Scholarships Raises More Than $436,000 on NC State Day of Giving: Stronger as a Pack
In 24 hours, Park Scholarships received 412 gifts totaling $436,818 to support scholarships, diversity and inclusion work, and enrichment.
Fall 2020 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Update
As Park staff and faculty engage in the active, sustained efforts required to counter racial injustice and systemic oppression, Park Scholarships will share periodic updates about the progress on its work to build a stronger and more diverse, equitable, and inclusive program.
Elijah Bouma-Sims ’21 Helps Secure $100,000 for Research Funding at NC State
Elijah Bouma-Sims ’21 shares how he got involved with a research project that won a $100,000 award, and how research opportunities have shaped his professional and academic goals.