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Scholarships  from the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers undergraduate programs that prepare students to

  • Study mathematics at the graduate level;
  • Teach middle level and secondary mathematics;
  • Become an actuary or statistician;
  • Work in business or industry;
  • Become a computer programmer or systems analyst.

Recent graduates are employed by a variety of schools across Illinois and in other states as well as Horace Mann, State Farm Insurance, Caterpillar, AE Edwards, and other companies.

Those choosing graduate schools have continued their studies at schools such as University of Iowa, Indiana University, Southern Illinois University, Northwestern University, Colorado State University, Syracuse, Marquette University, and Louisiana State University.

Choose from the following options:

Information and Applications for Scholarships and Awards for Incoming Freshman

Information and Applications for Scholarships and Awards for Current and Transfer Students

Freshman Scholarships for Students entering EIU Fall 2015

Scholarship Application (pdf) or Online application Deadline February 1, 2015.

Only one application is needed to be considered for all freshman scholarships.  Freshman Scholarships are selected from the list below.

Questions should be addressed to:

Dr. Marshall Lassak, Scholarship Committee Chair 
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science 
Charleston, IL 61920 
E-mail: mblassak@eiu.edu 

56 scholarships match your exact criteria.

2016 Distinguished Graduate Student
Anam Cara Scholar Fund
Balsaar & Ruth Bubeck Scholarship
Brian & Trina Myerscough- Chad Pfeffinger Outstanding Sigma Pi Service Award
Carol Specht Memorial Scholarship
Charles L. and Kathryn Joley and Family Deans Scholarship in Education
Claire E. Krukenberg Mathematics Scholarship
COS Advisory Board Endowed Fund Sch
COS Student Advisory Board Student Assist. Award
Cyril D. Reed Mathematics Scholarship
DiPietro Memorial Mathematics Education Scholarship
Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois (DFI) Fellowship
Don and Ferne Rogers and Daughters Scholarship
Dr. Barbara L. Hill Memorial Sch
Dr. John Guckert Memorial Award
Dr. Morton B. & Mary F. Harris Scholarship
Dulgar Math Graduate Student Assistance Fund
Edson H. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
Education Scholars Award
EIU and Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) Excellence in Teaching Award
EIU University Professionals of Illinois Graduate Annual Scholarship
Errett & Mazie Warner Mathematics Award
Estelle Ruth OBrien Math Scholarship
Frances Meyer Hampton Graduate Scholarship
Frank McCormick Phi Beta Kappa Study Abroad Scholarship
Gerardo J. Solis Latino/Latina Scholarship
Graduate Student Investigator Award
Hamand Society of Graduate Scholars
Jessie Voigt Allhands Math Scholarship
John George Wozencraft, Jr. Memorial Award
John Leduc Math Teaching Practicum Award Fund
Kappa Mu Epsilon Calculus Prize
Kate Booker Stapp Scholarship
King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity Awards
King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity College Award of Excellence
Kuhl Family Scholarship
L. Joyce Taylor Student Teaching Sch
Lawrence A. Ringenberg Scholarship
Lee E. & Fay C. Dulgar Mathematics Scholarship
Leona Stanford Vollintine Charitable Trust Fund Scholarship
Lewis T. White Memorial Scholarship
Margaret Briggs Math Award
Mary Bear McClay Graduate Assistantship
Mathematics Alumni Scholarship
Mrs. Pratima Niranjan Shah Scholarship
Raymond L. Modesitt Math Scholarship
Robert & Kathryn Augustine Distinguished Master's Thesis Award Competition & MAGS Thesis Nomination
Sandra and Jack Pine Scholarship Program
Scholars in Undergraduate Research at Eastern (SURE Awards)
SL Nanda Math & Science Scholarship
Stephen Alan Coon Math Scholarship
The EIU College Thesis Award of Excellence
The Eunice Dougherty Scholarship
The Graduate School Research/Creative Activity Grants
Vogel Freshman Mathematics Award
Williams Travel Grants