RMPE is honored to provide a variety of scholarships for our majors. Scholarships are made possible by gracious donors who desire to support students in their educational journey. Donors' selfless giving is yet another example of true Mountaineer spirit. For this, the RMPE students and faculty say THANK YOU!

RMPE Scholarships

  • Edward T. Turner Scholarship for Physical Education (~$500)
  • Eric DeGroat Memorial Recreation Management and Physical Education Scholarship (~$575)
  • Recreation Management Association Scholarship (~$725)
  • Roger Thomas Memorial Scholarship for Physical Education (~$600)
  • Wayne Williams Scholarship for Recreation Management (Pending Full Funding of Endowment)


  • Are you interested in establishing a scholarship to assists RMPE majors?
  • Would you like to contribute to the mission of the RMPE department?
  • To donate, click here and select Area of Giving: College of Health Sciences then choose the fund.


View details and apply for the Department of Recreation Management and Physical Education Scholarships.

Application Deadline

Scholarship applications for the 2015-2016 academic year will be accepted between January 20 – March 1, 2015.

Non-Departmental Scholarships

Below you will find a list of links to a variety of non-departmental scholarships. Please visit the sites to determine scholarship eligibility, amounts, requirements, etc. Students are also encouraged to check with the department chairperson and program directors regarding additional scholarship opportunities.