The University of Arizona

McLean Mathematics Education Scholarship


The scholarship is available thanks to a generous endowment in honor of Dr. Katharine McLean.  This endowed scholarship is intended to continue her legacy in supporting outstanding individuals that have a passion for teaching mathematics.

Application Information

Frequency: Annual
Amount: $1,000 minimum
Application Period: Spring


Mathematics majors in the mathematics education option who are full-time sophomores, juniors, or non-graduating seniors, with a genuine commitment to teaching at the secondary level upon degree completion.

Completion of: MATH 122A/B and MATH 205  

The McLean Mathematics Education Scholars will be chosen with attention to an overall GPA, mathematical and teaching aptitude, and emerging leadership within the mathematics education community.

Mathematics Education Fellows receiving the award prior to their senior year, will remain fellows through their senior year, for a maximum period of three consecutive academic years, upon satisfactory progress in the mathematics major, mathematics education option.  The award values are as follows:

Sophomore year:  $1,000; Junior year: $2,000; Senior year: $3,000.

Past Recipients

  • Erika Friedemann, 2017
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