Scholarships in Mathematics Teacher Education

Student Loan Program for Health, Science, & Mathematics

Award: $8,500, Deadline: February

Applicant must be a resident of North Carolina and demonstrate financial need.


Virginia Teaching Scholarship/Loan

Award: $3,720, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a male, preparing to teach in elementary and middle school, be a minority student, or be preparing to teach in chemistry, earth sciences, foreign language, mathematics, physics, special education, or technology education. All applicants must be a resident of Virginia, have a recommendation from the school, and have a minimum 2.7 GPA. Award may be used at Virginia colleges or universities with state approved teacher preparation programs only.


Minority Teacher Education Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must rank in the top quarter of class, score in the 75th percentile on the SAT Reasoning or ACT, and be a minority Missouri resident.


Lawrence E. and Crystal Pummill Scholarship

Award: $1,150, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must receive a first place award in the Pummill Math Relays. Preference given to mathematics education majors.


Alma and Sharon Goudes Educational Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March

Applicant must be a full-time student, have a minimum 3.0 GPA in at least 45 semester hours of higher education course work, intend to pursue teaching as a career, and demonstrate significant work with children and evidence of leadership skills.


Mathematics and Science Scholarship Program for Alabama Teachers

Award: $4,000, Deadline: September 16


Marlin and Cleva Hartman Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 1


Hank and Linda Bailey Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 16 (FAFSA deadline); March 1 (nomination form)

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student from Bloomsburg Area School District or Columbia-Montour Area Vocational Technical School with intent to major in mathematics, mathematics education, computer science, computer forensics, or statistics. First preference will be given to Bloomsburg Area School District students.


Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.


Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.


Foundation Academic Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a new full-time freshman student majoring in the math or science area and who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement. Applicant must have a 90% unweighted high school average and a minimum 1100 SAT score or higher (24 ACT score or higher).


Helen Mulholland Memorial Scholarship

Award: $400, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a returning student who has completed a minimum of 12 credit hours at the College. Applicant must have declared secondary science education or math education as a major or be pursuing an associate of science degree. Academic achievement must be demonstrated, while applicant must have and maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher. The majority of applicant's classes must be on the Douglas Campus.


Ethan C. Hertler Memorial Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Franklin Community High School who will pursue a career in secondary math education and attend an accredited college or university full-time. Financial need and minimum 2.0 GPA required.


Sharon Dempsey Memorial

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicants must be juniors at Jacksonville State University and complete at least 30 hours of their education at the school. Students must be majoring in mathematics or mathematics education.