Scholarships

Excellence in Mathematics Annual Scholarship

This is an annual scholarship provided by faculty of the Department of Mathematics. The award is disbursed in equal portions during the Fall and Spring semesters and is contingent on availability of funds. Renewal of the award for Spring semester is dependent on satisfactory performance during the Fall semester. Selection of the recipient will be by recommendation from the department’s Scholarship and Awards Committee.

Eligibility

Applicants for the Excellence in Mathematics Annual Scholarship:

1)Should be an entering freshman, continuing undergraduate student or graduate student majoring in Mathematics.

2)May be enrolled part-time or full-time.

3)Must have a minimum GPA of 3.3 on a scale of 4.0 in his or her mathematics coursework.

To Apply

Please complete the application form, attach all requested documents and send your application by post or e-mail to:

Dr. Sandy Norman, Chair

Department of Mathematics OR sandy.norman@utsa.edu

1 UTSA Circle

San Antonio, TX 78249

Deadline

The deadline for receipt of applications for this year’s scholarship is September 1, 2017.

General Scholarship Applications

The following Scholarships can be completed through the  General Scholarship Application page found on ASAP

Dr. Harold G. Longbotham Endowed Scholarship 

This is a scholarship for Math, Physics, Statistics , and Engineering Majors.

Eligibility Criteria 

  • Undergraduate, enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours/semester)
    Graduate, enrolled full-time (9+ credit hours/semester)
  • Undergraduate: completed 60+ semester credit hours
  • Major: Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Engineering
  • GPA: cumulative 3.2+ for all applicants

The USAA Foundation Scholarship 

The purpose of this scholarship is to help students grades 5-12 who are interested in any field in the College of Science.

ELIGIBILTY CRITERIA

  • Incoming Freshman or Undergraduate, enrolled full-time (12+ credit hours semester)
    Graduate, enrolled full-time (9+ credit hours/semester)
    Exceptions for those who do not need to be full-time to graduate.
  • Incoming Freshman: 1090+ SAT or 24+ ACT
  • Major: any major housed in the College of Sciences
  • GPA: cumulative 3.0+ (4.0 scale) for all applicants
  • Must demonstrate financial need, as determined by the FAFSA on file with the UTSA Office of Student Financial Aid.

For more General Scholarships Applications click on the link below

http://www.utsa.edu/sciences/scholarships/

UTSA Scholarships Information

The following UTSA Scholarship information can be found using the following link

http://www.utsa.edu/scholarships/

  • The Scholarship Process
  • UTSA General Scholarships
  • Distinguished Presedential Scholars
  • Distinguished Transfer scholarships
  • Outside UTSA Scholarships
  • Stipends
  • Athletic Aid

National Science Foundation and S-STEM Program

The program seeks: 1) to increase the number of low-income academically talented students with demonstrated financial need obtaining degrees in STEM and entering the workforce or graduate programs in STEM; 2) to improve the education of future scientists, engineers, and technicians, with a focus on academically talented low-income students; and 3) to generate knowledge to advance understanding of how  factors or evidence-based curricular and co-curricular activities affect  the success, retention, transfer, academic/career pathways, and graduation in STEM of low-income students.

Full Proposal Deadline Date

March 28, 2018

 

For more information see link below

https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5257