The Fox Scholarship
The Virginia Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges awards a merit scholarship to a VCCS student anually, assuming there are nominations.
1. Intention to major in mathematics, computer science, or mathematics education and demonstrate potential for success in any of these areas. Preference will be given to those candidates who intend to teach mathematics or computer science.
2. Demonstrate ability, determination, and motivation necessary for successful academic performance.
3. Have completed at least 12 semester hours of college-level courses, including 3 hours of transfer mathematics at a Virginia community college by the end of Spring Semester of the year of application with a GPA of 3.2 or higher.
4. Continue for two semesters (Fall - Spring of the award year) at a Virginia community college and enroll in at least 6 semester hours of college-level courses, including a transfer-level mathematics course, for each semester the scholarship is received.
Applications are available in the Spring term of each year.
The 2013-2014 Fox Scholarship Application is available for printing by clicking here. This is in pdf form. To print it on a PC, use Ctrl+p; on a Mac, use Command+p. You can save it by using save page as in the file menu.
The scholarship fund is not yet self sustaining. You can contribute to the fund using the Paypal button below After you click on the Donate button, you go to a Paypal page on which you enter the amount of your contribution. Contributions are tax deductible. VMATYC is a 503(c) organization. Our tax ID is 54-1394373.