Mickey Corso Scholarship

About the Mickey Corso Professional Leadership Scholarship
Presented annually at the WRPA Awards Banquet, during the annual conference in April. Recipients may apply their award towards their desired continuing education in the field of parks and recreation. The scholarship may be used for post-graduate training such as NRPA schools, graduate courses or other areas relating to park and recreation leadership. Learn more about Mickey and his amazing contribution to WRPA! Apply for the Mickey Corso scholarship today!

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Mickey Corso January 3, 1942- November 9, 1990.  WRPA President, 1989-1990.  As a tribute to Mickey and the professional leadership he provided in the field of parks and recreation, his family, friends and co-workers have established the Mickey Corso Leadership Scholarship.  Each year scholarships are awarded to professionals in the field of parks and recreation who demonstrate the leadership, commitment and professional qualities for which Mickey will be remembered.

Casey Stanley - Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services 
Kristin May - Tukwila Parks & Recreation
Gordon HanscomTukwila Parks & Recreation

Past Award Recipients