Learner announced the women in Mathematics Scholarship for students enrolled in undergraduate mathematics or similar fields of degree programs in the United States. The deadline for this scholarship is July 31, 2021, and winners will be announced on August 31, 2021. To be eligible, scholarship candidates must be enrolled in a two-year, four-year, vocational, or technical institution or graduating high school to study in fields related to mathematics. They must also be permanent residents or citizens of the US. With the ever-changing era of technology and information, we need more and more innovators in math to solve complex problems surrounding tech to continue driving the information era forward towards the set goals. This scholarship was announced as a means to have more women enter the math field so that gender diversity can introduce a new perspective to better solve the complex problems of the future and provide an opportunity to those who have been overlooked to succeed in these fields.
Scholarships are a way to support students when they are interested in a particular field. Moreover, these scholarships have help people from different backgrounds, races, ethnicity, gender, etc. to gain an equal opportunity to participate and win the competitions. Some scholarships are meant to target a particular gender in certain fields so that more talented individuals are able to enter the field and resolve the ongoing issues. These scholarships are cash rewards that can be paid towards tuition and any education-related expenses.
Learner has cared about students, educational professionals, inspiring people, and changing the way people think about education. Learner helps them even if the student is at the top of the class, struggling to keep up, or somewhere in between of these two. Their tutors have worked with a rigorous screening and vetting process, which requires a high level of subject-matter expertise. Also, they have the ability to inspire students in a remote, virtual learning environment. Learner customizes the student’s learning plan from the start, and their academic counsellors consult with students to find the right match with one of their world-class tutors.
Refer to the below table for more details of the scholarship:
|Educational Level||High school seniors and undergraduate|
|Number of Awards||1 every six months|
|Application Deadline||July 31, 2021|
Who May Be Eligible
- High School Seniors graduating and planning to study mathematics or a related field
- Current undergraduate students in the mathematics field
How to Apply
Eligible candidates can apply by accessing official websites and creating a profile to start the process. They must write about what draws them to math and how certain principles in math have shaped their understanding of the world around them.
This scholarship awards $1000 once every six months to women in mathematics courses or programs. It was created as a means to have more women enter the math field so that gender diversity can introduce a new perspective to better solve the complex problems of the future and provide an opportunity to those who have been overlooked to succeed in these fields.
All applications for this scholarship must be submitted through the online portal by July 31, 2021, and the winner will be announced by August 31, 2021.