Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Hugh Porter Mathematics Scholarship

AWARDS
$1000 per year, $500 for fall semester, additional $500 for students meeting continuance
criteria.

QUALIFYING CRITERIA
Incoming Freshmen:

  • SAT 970 composite or ACT 21 composite score
  • Placement into MATH 1316 or higher
  • Mathematics Major
  • Full-time student (12 or more hours)

Transfer and Continuing Students:

  • 2.5 Overall GPA
  • 2.5 Mathematics GPA
  • Mathematics Major
  • Full-time Student (12 or more hours)

Other Criteria Considered:

  • Performance in High School Mathematics Courses (Incoming Freshmen)
  • Participation in Extra-curricular Activities
  • Student's Rationale for Wanting the Scholarship
  • Letters of Recommendation

CONTINUANCE CRITERIA
Students who have received an award for the Fall Semester will receive an award for the Spring
Semester if during the Fall award semester they:

  • Earn a Minimum of 12 Hours Semester Credit
  • Complete a minimum of three hours mathematics credit (for lower division students) or a
    minimum of six hours mathematics credit (for upper division students)
  • Maintain an Overall and Mathematics Minimum GPA of 2.5

APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Incoming Freshmen Submit:

  • Completed Scholarship Application Form
  • Official High School Transcript
  • ACT or SAT Test Score Results
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • A 250 word essay indicating why you would like the Mathematics Scholarship

Transfer or Continuing Students Submit:

  • Official Transcripts from All Colleges Attended
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • A 250 word essay indicating why you would like the Mathematics Scholarship

To: Apply - click on the following:  Hugh Porter Scholarship Application

Application and accompanying documents can be mailed to:
Department of Mathematics
MSC 172
Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas  78363

or submit to the Department of Mathematics' Office
                       Rhode Hall Room 217

Deadline is September 1 of each year.

This page was last updated on: November 05, 2014