Baldwin-Parke Endowed Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is given in memory of the donors’ daughter and sister, Elizabeth Lord Baldwin, and their brother and uncle, David D. Parke. Ms. Baldwin was a 1986 graduate of Pembroke State University with a B. A. in Political Science. She was an involved, active and caring student. Mr. Parke was a pre-med student at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri when he was drafted into service during the Korean War. He was listed as Missing in Action in 1952. “Our nation honors her sons and daughters who answered the call to defend a country they never knew and a people they never met,”-from the Korean War Memorial in Washington, D. C. The recipient will be a full-time student pursuing a degree in Nursing or any Medical Related Field. They will be in their Junior or Senior year, a resident of North Carolina or military affiliated. Recipients must maintain a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Scholarship must be awarded to two students each year.