Therman Gray Scholarship Fund

The Calvert County Parks & Recreation (CCPR) Therman Gray Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in honor of the late Therman Gray who was a Parks & Recreation employee and actively involved with many youth programs in the Calvert County community.  The fund is designed to provide financial assistance to help individuals attend our programs at a reduced cost through the Fee Assistant Program as well as provide education awards for college students pursuing a career in the field of parks and recreation through the Educational Award Program.

Therman Gray Scholarship Fee Assistance Program


CCPR recognizes that some residents of Calvert County, Maryland require financial assistance in order to participate in Parks & Recreation activities. CCPR’s Therman Gray Scholarship Fee Assistance Program is designed to assist individuals with access to our programs at a reduced cost.

For detailed information, download the Therman Gray Scholarship Fee Assistance Program Information PDF here.

To apply,
download the Therman Gray Scholarship Fee Assistance Application PDF here.

Therman Gray Education Award Program

CCPR recognizes that some Calvert County residents are pursuing careers in recreation and related courses of study. CCPR’s Therman Gray Scholarship Education Award Program is designed to assist individuals with funds in support of pursuing a career in the field of parks and recreation. This program offers an annual scholarship award of $1,000 to a graduating senior in each district of Calvert County.

The applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in one of the eligible disciplines listed below:

  • Community Sports Management
  • Golf Course Operations
  • Grounds Management
  • Natural Resources
  • Outdoor Recreation Management
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Park and Resource Management
  • Sport Administration
  • Sports and Tourism
  • Sports Communication
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • Turf Grass Management
  • Other related disciplines
Applications will be accepted annually April 1-June 30.