College of Science

Department of Mathematics and Statistics


 Bruce W. Woolpert Mathematics Award
Bruce W. Woolpert Mathematics Award


Apply for the Bruce W. Woolpert Mathematics Award

Criteria for Scholarship:

The Bruce W. Woolpert Mathematics Award is directed to incoming first-time freshmen who are graduates of Pajaro High School, Watsonville High School, Anzar High School or San Benito High School pursuing a B.S. in Mathematics at CSUMB.Selection is based on academic merit, Priority selection will be given to graduates of Bruce W. Woolpert Algebra Academy but all math majors are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

Please complete the CSUMB General Scholarship Application located on the financial aid website.

ScholarshpTime Frame:

The CSUMB General Scholarship Application will be available on the financial aid homepage towards the end of the Fall semester (normally by December) and is normally due towards the beginning of the Spring semester (usually in February).

For any questions, Please contact financial aid counselor:

Ashlie McCallon


Phone: 831-582-4077

Mathematics & Science Teacher Initiative- MSTI

In California there is a high demand for qualified teachers in the fields of mathematics and science. In order to meet this demand, the Math and Science Teacher Initiative (MSTI) at CSU Monterey Bay offers up to $5,000 in stipends to undergraduate students working on their degree. MSTI also pay various costs incurred while obtaining clearance of the teaching credential.

Contact the Math Department for more information about the application process.

APLE program information

After becoming a teacher, the state of California's APLE program offers up to $19,000

worth of forgivable loans.

Other CSUMB Scholarship Opportunities

The Mathematics Achievement Award

The Gertrude Cox Scholarship for Statistics