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Scholarships & Grants


2 previous student scholarship recipients with award taking a photo

District 2 is proud to offer its membership the below scholarship and grant opportunities to help offset costs and assist members in reaching their professional development goals. Please click on the links below for more information. Good luck!

UPDATE: 2020 Jerry Fox Maintenance Management School Scholarship POSTPONED

Unfortunately, due to the COVID concerns and ever changing CDC requirements for safety, CPRS has decided to postpone Maintenance Management School until 2021. Because of this postponement, District 2 will be postponing the Jerry Fox Scholarship, in conjunction with this decision, until 2021 as well.

Round #1: NOW CLOSED

2020/2021  Jane H Adams Professional Development Grant

Download information on the Jane Adams Professional Development Grant and the Application below:

CPRS District 2 Professional Development Grant Application 2020-21.pdf

2020/2021 Student Scholarship Program

Download information on the Student Scholarship Program and the Application below:

CPRS District 2 Student Scholarship Application 2020-2021.pdf


Round #2: OPEN

The District 2 Board of Directors has allocated additional funding to provide scholarships for professionals to assist with registration fees for the Virtual CPRS Conference. Please fill out the Jane H. Adams Professional Development Grant Application to request funding for the conference. 

Deadline to Apply:  March 19th, 2021

CPRS District 2 Professional Development Grant Application 2020-21.pdf


Past Grant & Scholarship Recipients:

2019/2020 Grant Recipients:

  • Miranda Nelson - Arden Park Recreation & Park District
  • Ian Roberts - Fair Oaks Recreation & Park District
  • Hannah Miller
  • Nicole Friedrich - Mission Oaks Recreation & Park District

2019/2020 Scholarship Recipients:

  • Jennifer Fernandez - Arvid Pauly Winner- Sac State
  • Elizabeth (Elle) Lippold - Edwin Z’Berg Winner - Sierra College
  • Phillip Hurt - Park Maintenance & Operations Winner - Sac State

2019/2020 Jerry Fox Maintenance Management School Scholarship Recipients:

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  • Mark Cobb - Paradise Recreation & Park District
  • John Brabo- City of Roseville Parks, Recreation & Libraries
  • Sean Kearns – North Highlands Recreation & Park District

Special Thanks to Applied Landscape whose generous Equipment Expo sponsorship made a third scholarship possible