Scholarships, Internships, and Awards
Mathematics Department Scholarships and Awards
The Dr. Barnett and Jean Hollander Rich Mathematics Scholarships, currently in the amount of $7,000 each for undergraduate students, pending cost of attendance (COA) limits. The scholarship will cover the cost of tuition for graduate students, pending cost of attendance (COA) limits. They are awarded annually to talented graduate and undergraduate students (with financial need) who have demonstrated superior ability in mathematics and who are preparing for careers in mathematics or math related fields.
The Belden Medal
Awarded to students who complete the Advanced Calculus sequence with distinction. Nomination by faculty.
The Bennington P. Gill Memorial Award
Awarded to the most promising graduating senior committed to graduate study in Mathematics. Nomination by faculty.
The Emil L. Post Memorial Award
Awarded to the graduating senior or seniors judged most promising in Mathematics. Nomination by facuty.
Rich Summer Internships
The Dr. Barnett and Jean Hollander Rich Mathematics Summer Internships, in amounts up to $6,000 each, are awarded annually to upper division mathematics majors or Master's students. The awards are used to support summer activities that enhance the applicant's mathematics education in the workplace or through faculty-supervised research. Applications will be available at the bottom of this page in the spring semester of each academic year.
Research Experiences for Undergraduates
This National Science Foundation program supports student participation in summer research at selected universities and colleges in the U.S. Students apply directly to the sponsoring institution. Participants receive a substantial stipend and often travel and living expenses. The Assistant Chair will assist students in selecting a suitable program.
The department has a Rich Research Experience Scholarship to further support students participating in such summer research experiences.