We award a number of scholarships to outstanding students
enrolled in or entering one of our undergraduate or graduate programs.
The awards are announced each year in April during the
Mathematics and Statistics Honors Week reception.
following is a list of available undergraduate scholarships and approximate
Monday February 27, 2017
The Vesto M. Slipher Scholarship (Mathematics Award)
junior or senior majoring in mathematics or statistics.
have at least two semesters of remaining course work to be completed
Charles E. Little Mathematics Education Scholarship
junior majoring (full-time enrollment) in mathematics, statistics, or
cumulative GPA of 3.0
aspirations to be a high school mathematics teacher
to Arizona high school graduates
Joseph Mutter Mathematics Scholarship
sophomore, junior, or senior majoring in mathematics or statistics or mathematics
will be given to graduates of high schools in Coconino County
Karan and Terence
junior or senior majoring in mathematics or statistics
will be given to candidates maintaining or exceeding a cumulative GPA of 3.0
who demonstrate scholastic merit and/or financial need
J. Harvey Butchart
- Outstanding junior or senior majoring in mathematics,
statistics, or mathematics education
Approximate Value: $1100
John W. Jennison and William L. Parks Mathematics Scholarship
- Outstanding undergraduate student majoring in math
- Maintain a GPA of 3.2 or higher
- Demonstrate financial need
- U.S. citizen
Approximate Value: 2 Awards of $1000 each
Evelyn O. Bychinsky Award for Students of Promise in Mathematics
- Outstanding Sophomore or Junior majoring in Mathematics who show interest in mathematics through course work, field of study or extracurricular activities.
Approximate Value: $1700
Application processRead more
- Complete a scholarship application form and return it with academic transcripts as indicated on
- Arrange for two scholarship recommendation forms to be filled out and returned. Recommenders should
typically be professors in your mathematics or statistics courses.
- All application materials are to be returned to:
Chair/Undergraduate Scholarship and Awards
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
PO Box 5717
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, AZ 86011
Note: Forms are also available in the department office
(Adel Mathematics Building, room 107). Materials can also be dropped off there.
graduate scholarships and approximate award values:
The Arthur and Catharine B. Adel Scholarship (Mathematics Award)
Outstanding incoming and/or continuing graduate student in mathematics, statistics,
or math education.
value: $1,500 total for one or two scholarships
Carlson Diekelman Rushall Schroeder Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Graduate teaching assistant in mathematics exhibiting excellence in the
classroom as both a student and teacher.
you are a grad student, there is no formal scholarship application process. All
graduate students and teaching assistants are considered for these awards.