Scholarships for Undergraduates Majoring in the Mathematical Sciences

The Department of Mathematical Sciences awards scholarships each year to promising students majoring in the department.

Applications specific to the Department can be brought to the Department Office (342 Walker Hall), emailed to mathscischolarship@appstate.edu, or mailed to:

Scholarship Committee
Appalachian State Department of Mathematical Sciences
Box 32092
Boone, NC 28608

Dates listed below are tentative each year. Check with the department office, 828.262.3050, to verify application deadlines.

Scholarships Awarded to New Students Planning to Major in Mathematics or Actuarial Science

Scholarship

 Deadline

Requirements

Application

Palmer Math Transfer Student Scholarship

2018 Deadline is March 23

NC community college students transferring to Appalachian who intend to pursue a mathematics or actuarial science major are eligible [more]

Application [pdf] submitted to the Mathematical Sciences Department along with Community College transcripts and a letter of recommendation from a community college math instructor

Paul B. Patterson Freshman Scholarship

Fall - contact the Department for information

High school seniors interested in majoring in cs, mathematics or actuarial science at Appalachian are eligible [more]

Application [pdf] submitted to the Mathematical Sciences Department along with a letter of recommendation from a high school math teacher and a high school transcript

S-STEM Scholarship Program

December 15

High school seniors interested in majoring in mathematics, actuarial science or computer science may be eligible; see the S-STEM site for more information on eligibility 

This program is run jointly with Computer Science. See S-STEM for application info

Scholarships Awarded to Currently Enrolled Students Majoring in Mathematics or Actuarial Science

Students currently enrolled at Appalachian who have majors in the Department of Mathematical Sciences may be eligible for one of the scholarships listed below.

Scholarship

 Deadline

Requirements

Application

G.T. Buckland Scholarship

2018 Deadline is March 23

cs, math or actuarial science major; rising junior or senior; core courses completed [more]Application [pdf] printed and submitted to the Mathematical Sciences Department with at least one letter of recommendation from a math sciences faculty member
Inez Harris Mathematics Education Scholarship

2018 Deadline is March 23

math major with secondary education concentration; ready to student teach in the next year [more]Application [pdf] printed and submitted to the Mathematical Sciences Department with at least one letter of recommendation from a math sciences faculty member
Taylor Memorial Scholarship

2018 Deadline is March 23

cs, math and actuarial science majors; rising junior or senior; financial need; male applicants given preference [more]Application [pdf] printed and submitted to the Mathematical Sciences Department
Edith A. Goodman Memorial Scholarship

2018 Deadline is March 23

cs, math or actuarial science major; rising junior or senior; minimum gpa 3.0; female applicants given preference [more]Application [pdf] printed and submitted to the Mathematical Sciences Department with at least one letter of recommendation from a math sciences faculty member

S-STEM Scholarship Program

December 15cs, math or actuarial science major; within 60 hours of completion; min gpa; core courses completed (see S-STEM for additional requirements)This program is run jointly with Computer Science. See S-STEM for application info
Drs. Joanne Smith Brannon and Don R. Brannon Scholarship Spring - Call the Arts & Sciences College Office (262-3078)natural sciences majors, preference: math, chem, or bio; residents of the mountain region of North Carolina; demonstrated financial need.See College Scholarships for application info
Jonathan K. Perryman ScholarshipSpring - Call the Arts & Sciences College Office (262-3078)biology/chemistry/geology/math/actuarial science/physics; rising junior or senior; minimum gpa 3.0; full time students. [more]See College Scholarships for application info
Glaxo Women in Science ScholarshipSpring - Call the Arts & Sciences College Office (828.262.3078)mathematics, actuarial science or science majors; freshmen or sophomores preferred; minimum gpa 3.0; full time female students. [more]See College Scholarships for application info
Richard A. Thomas ScholarshipSpring - Call the Arts & Sciences College Office (828.262.3078)any major in arts and sciences; completed freshman year; shows strong potential through good grades; demonstrated financial need. [more]See College Scholarships for application info