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    1.  Foster E. Grossnickle Scholarship

     

    Established by the late Dr. Grossnickle, this scholarship is awarded each spring by the Mathematics Department to two full-time mathematics majors entering their last academic year of study, and who have the highest GPA with an average of at least 3.3 in all mathematics courses taken. This scholarship requires no application as candidates are directly selected by the Mathematics Department.

    2.  Dr. John Reckzeh Memorial Scholarship Award and the Harvey Weiss Scholarship Award

    Named in memory of a former faculty member in the Department of Mathematics at NJCU and in honor of the donor (Harvey Weiss – BA ’60, Math Education), respectively, these scholarships are awarded to two senior year students who are majoring in mathematics education and with demonstrated financial need. The award money is to be used by the students for costs associated with attending the University (tuition, fees, or books).
     
     

    3.   John Raines Memorial Scholarship

     

    Scholarship Criteria: Established by the Mathematics Department in memory of John Raines, this scholarship is awarded by the Mathematics Department each spring to the full-time mathematics major entering his/her last academic year of study, with demonstrated financial need, is preparing for a teaching career, and has the highest GPA with an average of at least 3.0 in all mathematics courses taken. This scholarship requires no application as candidates are directly selected by the Mathematics Department.  
     
     

     


      

    2013-14 Scholarship Recipients

      

    • Dr. John Reckzeh - Harvey Weiss Scholarship Award to   Naa-Deidei Solomon, Erick Ginsburg
    • John Raines Memorial Scholarship to   Holly Terracciano
    • Foster E. Grossnickle Scholarships to   Stephen Szulc, Teko Teko-Agbo
    • Prentice Whitluck award to  Bernard Lipat

      

    2012-13 Scholarship Recipients

     


     

    At the 2012 Math awards were made:

    • Dr. John Reckzeh - Harvey Weiss Scholarship Award to  Brenda Valladares, Daniela Petofi, Maham Saeed;
    • John Raines Memorial Scholarship to   Melissa Tomace;
    • Foster E. Grossnickle Scholarships to  Bernard Lipat, Leana Suleiman
     
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    Dr. Bennett and Bernard Lipat

     
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    From left to right Maham Saeed, Dr. Bennett, Daniela Petofi, Brenda Valladares

     

     

      2011-12 Scholarship Recipients

     

     

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    From left to right Karen, Melvyn, Yilmary, Elisa, Alyson, Barbra
     
     
     
     
     

    Dr. John Reckzeh Memorial Scholarship Award and the Harvey Weiss Scholarship Award recipients are Elisa Tejada and Alyson Stenzhorn.

    John Raines Memorial Scholarship recipient is Yilmary Fernandez.
     

    Foster E. Grossnickle Scholarship recipients are Melvyn Drag and Rachid Zguiouar
     





     

      2010-11 Scholarship Recipients

     


     

     

     
    At the 2009 Math Awareness Program, the following awards were made:
    • Dr. John Reckzeh - Harvey Weiss Scholarship Award to Phil Carrilo and Salma Bouazzaoui
    • John Raines Memorial Scholarship to   Abiodun Banner and Tracy Goycochea;
    • Foster E. Grossnickle Scholarships to  Anna Maria Leone and   Elias Guerrero;
    • Prentice E. Whitlock Award to   Francisco A. Matute and Micheal Gatto.
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    Karen Ivy, NJCU Department of Mathematics Chair of Scholarships Committee;

    Beimnet Teclezghi, NJCU Chair of Mathematics Department;

    Abiodun Banner and Tracy Goycochea recipients of John Raines Award;

    Phil Carrillo recipient John Reckzch-Harvey Weiss Award;

    Francisco A. Matute recipient of Prentice E. Whitlock Award;

    Barbara Feldman, NJCU Dean of the College of Arts and Science


     


    2009-10 Scholarship Recipients

     

     

    At the 2009 Math Awareness Program, the following awards were made:
    • Dr. John Reckzeh Memorial Scholarship Award to Elizabeth Manfrede;
    • Harvey Weiss Scholarship Award to Jennifer Sabatier;
    • John Raines Memorial Scholarship to Edwin Rivera;
    • Foster E. Grossnickle Scholarships to Abeer Gamal and Lina Nasser;
    • Prentice E. Whitlock Award to Walter Kaczetow.

    from left Jennifer Sabatier, Eliazbeth Manfrede, Edwin Rivera, Abeer Gamal, and Lina Nasser.

                      
                                          Walter Kaczetow