Incoming Students

Every year, we award at least six new Edwards Memorial Scholarships of $2,500 a year that are renewable for up to three additional years. This scholarship program honors the memory of P.D. Edwards, chair of the department from 1951 to 1962. If you apply for an Edwards Memorial Scholarship, you’ll automatically be considered for the following renewable scholarships:

  • The Ramon L. and Vivian E. Avila Scholarship for a mathematics education major, $1,000 a year.
  • The Otto W. Beebe Memorial Scholarship for a mathematics, mathematics education, or actuarial science major, $1,000 a year.
  • The John A. and Jane K. Beekman Actuarial Science Scholarship for an actuarial science major, $2,000 a year.
  • The Meyers Actuarial Science Scholarship in honor of John A. and Jane K. Beekman, for an actuarial science major, $1,000 a year.
  • The Towers Perrin Actuarial Science Scholarship in honor of John A. and Jane K. Beekman, for an actuarial science major, $1,000 a year.
  • The Levi Shively Memorial Scholarship for a mathematics, mathematics education, or actuarial science major, $1,000 a year.
  • The Emma Whitlock Garnett Scholarship for a mathematics education major, $1,000 a year.

Review Edwards Scholarship selection criteria.

Mathematical Sciences
Robert Bell Building (RB), room 465
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

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