The Marian K. Solleder Student Professional Development Fund was established in 1998 to honor Dr. Solleder, professor and former head of the Department of Public Health Education from 1966-1980 and as Assistant Dean of the School of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (now Health and Human Sciences) from 1980-1988. The fund awards student travel to professional development activities.
The Fiona Lawrence Diversity Scholarship in Public Health Education was established with a gift from Ms. Talisa Bannerman-Lee. Fiona Lawrence was a 2003 graduate of UNCG with a BS in Public Health Education. She completed the physician’s assistant program at Duke University.
Eligibility: Academically outstanding undergraduates in Public Health Education with a demonstrated interest in health issues affecting women and communities of African or Caribbean descent.
Susan C. Stout graduated from the Woman’s College (now UNCG) with a B.S. in Physical Education in 1958. The Susan Stout Scholarship Fund was established in 1985 to assist students majoring in Physical Education.
Eligibility: With its growth, the fund now supports six undergraduate and five graduate students in 4 departments in the School of Health and Human Sciences.