Hronek Family Fellowship/Scholarship in Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies
This fellowship/scholarship is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students in the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies who are juniors or first semester seniors or a graduate student with at least one academic year remaining before graduation. The undergraduate student must be in the upper 30% of his or her class with respect to GPA. Graduate students must have a minimum of a 3.4 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Students must demonstrate financial need and a positive attitude.
Bruce Hronek was a faculty member in the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies for many years following a successful career with the National Forest Service. He has diverse interest areas but specializes in legal liability and recreation resources management. Hronek and his wife, Sylvia, began funding an annual undergraduate award in 1996 and established an endowment to fund the award in perpetuity in 2004.