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Scholarship Details

Association for Women in Mathematics Essay Contest


  • Open to students grades 6-12 and college undergraduates

More Details

All applications must be submitted by January 31, 2018.

How to Apply

  • Your essay should be based primarily on an interview with a woman currently working in a mathematical career. The submission must be in essay form, not just a transcript of your interview.
  • The essay should be approximately 500 to 1000 words in length.
  • You may interview and write about any woman currently working in a mathematical sciences career.
  • If you would like to be put in contact with someone who has agreed to be interviewed for this contest, please contact Dr. Joanna Bieri (interviewee coordinator) at Please note that interviewee contacts will only be given out for requests received by January 10 each year.
  • Submit via the Essay Contest Form.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 01/31/2018

Online Application Available

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