Department of Recreation, Hospitality, & Parks Management


Chico State Scholarships

California State University, Chico, provides a single application for all student scholarships. Full-time students are eligible for university and department scholarships. The Wildcat Scholarship application is available at in new window). Applications open around the first of January. The deadline for scholarships is usually in mid-February.

Wildcat Scholarship applicants may be eligible for many scholarships in the Department of Recreation, Hospitality, & Parks Management, including:

  • Edward "Ed" Seagle Scholarship
  • John E. Conner Recreation Scholarship
  • Joie Armstrong Memorial Scholarship
  • Philip Michael Batlin Memorial Scholarship
  • Recreation, Hospitality, & Parks Management Alumni & Friends Scholarship
  • Recreation Emeriti Faculty Scholarship
  • Robby Paine Memorial Scholarship

Other Scholarships

Millions of dollars in local, state, national, and international competitive scholarships are available to students studying recreation, hospitality, and parks management. Below is a list of organizations, associations, and companies that typically provide scholarship opportunities.

Please note that some scholarships may be specific to hospitality, food service, event management, tourism, parks, or other occupations. Please visit each organization for scholarship details, qualifications, and deadlines, as they may change at any time. Please note that these scholarships may change their links, so please notify us if the links are no longer valid.

Scholarships with Fall Deadlines

Scholarships with Spring Deadlines

Scholarships with Other/Unknown Deadlines