Scholarships and Awards
Jack F. George Memorial Scholarship
The Jack F. George Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 1989 by SCSU Alumni, friends, associates and fellow faculty members to honor Dr. George for his outstanding humanistic leadership qualities and dedication to the professional field of Parks and Recreation Service and higher education. Dr. George was instrumental in implementing the Recreation and Leisure Studies Department at Southern Connecticut State University in 1969 and served as Professor and Department Chair until his retirement in 1978.
2014-2015 Tylon Smith
2013-2014 Sarah Beres
2012-2013 Carrie Fenn-Phillips
The Connecticut Recreation and Parks Association has established the Dorothy Mullen
and George Sanford CRPA Scholarships to provide assistance to students majoring in
recreation and/or park education.
2014 Logan Gauvin
2014 Elizabeth Rose Patrick