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Scholarship Opportunities Offered Through the Department of Mathematics

 The MCC Mathematics Department offers several different scholarships each year:
The <""> Robert A. Fratangelo Memorial Scholarship
The <""> Stuart R. Porter and Joyce R. Porter Endowed Scholarship
The <""> Jan Z. Wiranowski Endowed Scholarship

Although individual scholarship requirements vary, student may qualify for at least one scholarship if he/she:
-- Is a current student at MCC
-- Has completed at least 24 credit hours at MCC
-- Has completed math courses above MTH 160 or Calculus 1
-- Has a GPA of 2.7 or higher (with a math GPA of 3.0 or higher)
-- Plans to major in mathematics or a math-related field
The Renaissance Scholarship Endowed by Jan Wiranowski: The criteria for this scholarship are broad and flexible. The scholarship is designed both for candidates with a traditional academic background, as well as for those with an out-of-ordinary academic trail.

There is also a new scholarship opportunity this year: Beyond the Formula Endowed Scholarship Student may qualify for this scholarship if he/she:
-- Is a current student at MCC
-- Has successfully completed at least 30 credit hours at MCC.
-- Has successfully completed at least 6 credit hours of mathematics including MTH 160 – Statistics I or the equivalent and have completed or be currently taking MTH 161 – Statistics II and must be currently enrolled in a mathematics course at MCC.
-- Has a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher.
-- Has a Mathematics G.P.A. of 3.35 or higher.
-- Is planning on an academic major in statistics, statistics education or a field that would require further study and use of statistics.

Complete applications with essays and recommendations are due in the Mathematics Department Office no later than 4:00 p.m., Monday, March 23, 2009.

For more information and applications for these scholarships, please visit the Mathematics Department website at: <> or Mathematics Department Office (8-510).

Elena Dilai