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Scholarship Opportunities Offered Through the Department of Mathematics

The MCC Mathematics Department offers several different scholarships each year and is currently accepting the applications for any of the following scholarship opportunities:

-- 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, students 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 has 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