The Scholarships for Mathematical Studies


A student must:

  • have declared a major in mathematics.
  • have completed at least 24 credit hours at Western State Colorado University, including at least 6 credits toward the major.
  • have attained a minimum 3.0 GPA in the major.
  • be enrolled for at least 9 credits, not including student teaching or internships, during the semester of the award.


The Scholarship Committee may consider the following when making decisions.

  • financial need.
  • faculty recommendation.
  • mathematics achievement.
  • student contribution to the mathematics program.

To Apply

Submit the following through the department office (Hurst 128):

  • a letter of application that addresses the applicants qualifications for the award.
  • a current copy of Western transcript.

Applications are due by April 1. Notification of award will be by May 1. Students may apply though the MCIS department office.