• 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 2016, the Chatty
 Pittman
 Scholarship
 was awarded in the amount of $800.  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 2017.

  • 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 int he 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 2018.  Please note this scholarship will not be awarded for 2017.

  • 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 her
retirement 
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 2018.  Please note this scholarship will not be awarded for 2017.

  • 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 2018.  Please note this scholarship will not be awarded for 2017.

  • 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 2016, the Marion Crider Award was awarded in the amount of $4,100 (three students each $1,366.66 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 last business day of January 2017.

  • 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 2016, 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 last business day of January 2017.


External Awards
2017 GEICO Achievement Award