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 »
The Park Class of 2020: Highlights
The 21st class of Park Scholars graduated virtually earlier this month. While their commencement ceremony was postponed, the accomplishments of this impressive class have not...
Research of Particular Relevance
Daniel Haller '22, a 2020 Goldwater Scholar, knew when he came to NC State he wanted to study global infectious diseases.
Character, Service, and Leadership Deemed Essential as Park Alumni Care for Their Communities
Tracy Forrest '04 and Lauren Gainor '04 share their experiences treating North Carolinians during the pandemic.