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Majoring in mathematics or computer science allows students to pursue a variety of career paths. The EIU Department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers undergraduate programs that prepare graduates to continue study at the graduate level in many areas, to become an actuary or statistician, to work in business or industry, to become a computer programmer or systems analyst, and to teach in a middle school or high school.

Recent graduates are employed at Horace Mann, State Farm Insurance, Caterpillar, AE Edwards, and other companies. They teach mathematics or computer science at high schools throughout the state of Illinois and beyond.

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.

Freshman Scholarships for students entering EIU Fall 2014

Scholarship Application (pdf) or Online application Deadline extended to February 14, 2014.

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

41 scholarships match your exact criteria.

2015 Distinguished Graduate Student
Brian & Trina Myerscough- Chad Pfeffinger Outstanding Sigma Pi Service Award
Claire E. Krukenberg Mathematics Scholarship
COS Advisory Board Endowed Fund Sch
COS Student Advisory Board Student Assist. Award
Cyril D. Reed Mathematics Scholarship
Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois (DFI) Fellowship
Dr. Morton B. & Mary F. Harris Scholarship
Dulgar Math Graduate Student Assistance Fund
Edson H. Taylor Memorial Scholarship
EIU and Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) Excellence in Teaching Award
EIU University Professionals of Illinois Graduate Annual Scholarship
EIU4 Scholarship
Errett & Mazie Warner Mathematics Award
Estelle Ruth OBrien Math Scholarship
Frances Meyer Hampton Graduate 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
Kappa Mu Epsilon Calculus Prize
King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity Awards
King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity College Award of Excellence
Lawrence A. Ringenberg Scholarship
Lee E. & Fay C. Dulgar Mathematics Scholarship
Lewis T. White Memorial Scholarship
Margaret Briggs Math Award
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