• Chatty Pittman Scholarship

    The scholarship fund was established by friends, family, and colleagues as a memorial to Dr. Chatty Pittman.  A professor of mathematics for 36 years, who also served as Department Chairman for 30 years.  The Chatty Pittman Scholarship shall be awarded annually to a rising junior or senior majoring in mathematics with evidence of good character, service to the University of West Georgia, and leadership potential.  The total amount generated by this fund is approximately $590.  In 2017, the Chatty Pittman Scholarship was awarded in the amount of $795.  The recipient is chosen by the Department of Mathematics.
    Requirements:
    1. An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher;
    2. Junior or senior majoring in mathematics with evidence of good character, service to the University of West Georgia, and leadership potential;
    3. Current enrollment at UWG.
    To apply for the Chatty Pittman Scholarship, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March.

  • David Cooley Scholarship

    The scholarship fund was established by Carleton Cooley on behalf of his son David Cooley.  The David Cooley Scholarship shall be awarded annually to an outstanding rising senior who is majoring in mathematics with preference for choir members and/or student government members.  The total amount generated by this fund is approximately $500.  In 2016, the David Cooley Scholarship was awarded in the amount of $500.  The recipient is chosen by the Department of Mathematics.
    Requirements:

    1. An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher;
    2. Outstanding senior majoring in mathematics with preference for choir members and/or
      student government members;
    3. Current enrollment at UWG.

    To apply for the David Cooley Scholarship, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March. 

  • Dr. Georgia Martin Scholarship

    The scholarship fund was established by Geneva Martin on behalf of her mother, Dr. Georgia Martin, who was Associate Dean of Student Services for West Georgia College from 1966 until herretirement in 1979.  The Dr. Georgia Martin Scholarship shall be awarded annually to an outstanding rising junior or senior who is majoring in mathematics.  The total amount generated by this fund is approximately $1,100.  In 2016, the Dr. Georgia Martin Scholarship was awarded in the amount of $1,650.  The recipient is chosen by the Department of Mathematics.
    Requirements:

    1. An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher;
    2. Outstanding junior or senior majoring in mathematics;
    3. Current enrollment at UWG.

    To apply for the Dr. Georgia Martin Scholarship, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March. 

  • Vachel Davis Whatley, Jr. Scholarship

    The scholarship fund was established by George Fields Whatley in honor of Vachel Davis Whatley, Jr.  The Vachel Davis Whatley, Jr. Scholarship shall be awarded annually to a sophomore, junior, or senior at the University of West Georgia who intends to complete a four‐year curriculum at West Georgia, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics.  The recipient must be a Georgia resident, with preference given to Carroll County, Polk County, or Troup County residents.  The total amount generated by this fund is approximately $330.  In 2016, the Vachel Davis Whatley, Jr. Scholarship was awarded in the amount of $650.  The recipient is chosen by the Department of Mathematics.
    Requirements:

    1. An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher;
    2. Sophomore, junior, or senior at the University of West Georgia who intends to complete a four year curriculum at West Georgia, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in mathematics;
    3. The recipient must be a Georgia resident, with preference given to Carroll County, Polk County, or Troup County residents;
    4. Current enrollment at UWG.

    To apply for the Vachel Davis Whatley, Jr. Scholarship, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March. 

  • Dr. James Earl Perry Scholarship

    This scholarship will be awarded to a junior level student or above who is a math major and has at least a 2.5 cumulative GPA and 3.0 Math GPA.  Financial need, academic ability, and promise will also be considered as well. 
    Requirements:

    1. Junior or senior majoring in mathematics
    2. A cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
    3. The recipient must have a 3.0 Math GPA

    To apply for the Dr. James Earl Perry Scholarship, visit the scholarship application website.

  • Marion Crider Award

    In honor of Marion Crider, a dedicated, caring, and enthusiastic professor of mathematics who served at the college for 23 years, and who also served as a department chair.  The Department of Mathematics presents annual monetary awards to juniors or seniors in recognition of academic excellence, leadership, and the potential for success in the field of mathematics.  Friends, family, colleagues, and alumni established the monetary fund that supports these superior student awards as a memorial to Professor Crider.  The Marion Crider Scholarship shall be awarded annually to three juniors or seniors in recognition of academic excellence, leadership, and the potential for success in the field of mathematics.  The total amount generated by this fund is approximately $3,400.  In 2017, the Marion Crider Award was awarded in the amount of $3,600 (three students each $1,200 each).  The recipients are chosen by the Department of Mathematics.
    Requirements:

    1. An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher;
    2. Juniors or seniors in recognition of academic excellence, leadership, and the potential for success in the field of mathematics;
    3. Current enrollment at UWG.

    To apply for the Marion Crider Award, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March.

  • Mrs. Jewell Miles Burson Calculus Award

    An award given to an undergraduate student who has completed Calculus 1 and 2 at the University of West Georgia and shows great promise as a potential mathematics or science major.  The total amount generated by this fund is approximately $500.  In 2017, the Burson Calculus Award was awarded in the amount of $500.  The recipient is chosen by the Department of Mathematics.
    Requirements:

    1. An overall GPA of 3.2 or higher;
    2. Calculus 1 and Calculus 2 completed;
    3. Current enrollment at UWG.

    To apply for the Mrs. Jewell Miles Burson Calculus Award, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March.

  • Ms. Norma S. Plunkett Endowed Scholarship in the College of Science and Mathematics

    The recipient(s) of the scholarship must:

    1. Be a Junior, Senior or Graduate Student in the College of Science and Mathematics.
    2. Be majoring in Mathematics.
    3. Preference given to a student who plans to pursue a career in the field of teaching Mathematics.
    4. Preference given to a student who demonstrates financial need; however, if there is no student eligible for financial need, this criterion may be waived.
    5. Preference given to a student with a minimum GPA of 3.0; however, if there is no student eligible with a GPA of 3.0, this criterion may be waived.

    To apply for the Ms. Norma S. Plunkett Endowed Scholarship, visit the scholarship application website. Application deadline is the first business day of March.