Susan S. Christiansen Endowed Scholarship

The Susan S. Christiansen Endowed Scholarship awards an outstanding undergraduate female student (junior) in Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Priority will be given to students who have been active in a professional parks, recreation, tourism, or leisure organization at the local, state, regional and/or national level. Prior experience in the field of parks and recreation is desirable. The applicant should show character traits of Susan Christiansen, including being personable, having a sense of humor and possessing courage. Applicants should have a minimum GPA of 3.2.
About the award:
The scholarship is made in honor of Susan S. Christiansen. Susan’s contributions to the Department reach back to 1981. She is remembered for her compassion and concern for students.