The University of Cincinnati Foundation

The University of Cincinnati Foundation
 

Linda Bates Parker Scholarship

Linda Bates Parker devoted her life to leadership and empowering others. This Distinguished University of Cincinnati Faculty Fellow was noted for her “long-lasting and life-changing” style of teaching and as someone who “was driven by the satisfaction of seeing her students achieve their goals.” 

In an effort to honor Linda's outstanding contributions to UC and the community, The Linda Bates Parker Scholarship provides scholarship dollars to outstanding UC students with the following stipulations:

  • Preference be given to an African American student, or a female student of color, or a student from the West End of Cincinnati
  • Recipient has demonstrated financial need
  • Recipient will be known as the Linda Bates Parker Scholar
  • Recipient maintains a 2.5 grade point average
  • Recipient participates in community service and volunteer activities
  • Recipient possesses good moral character