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					                   Science Major
               Scholarships Available!!

Up to $5,265 per student!

The only requirements are that you be eligible for
financial aid, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and be taking
at least 12 credits. More information and applications
are available at

http://flightline.highline.edu/nsfscholarship.
                  Percentage of Women at US colleges earning a
           Bachelors Degree (BS) in Science or Engineering 1965 to 2006
          60



          50



          40
Percent




          30



          20



          10



          0
          1960   1965   1970   1975   1980     1985   1990   1995   2000   2005   2010

                                             Year
                Percentage of Women at US colleges earning a
          Masters Degree (MS) in Science or Engineering 1965 to 2006

          50

          45

          40

          35
Percent




          30

          25

          20

          15

          10

          5

          0
          1960   1965   1970   1975   1980   1985   1990   1995   2000   2005   2010

                                             Year
It was on a short-cut through the hospital kitchens that Alice
Was first approached by a member of the Antibiotic Resistance.
                 Percentage of Women at US colleges earning a
          Doctorate Degree (PhD) in Science or Engineering 1965 to 2006

            45

            40

            35

            30
Percent




            25

            20

            15

            10

            5

            0
            1960   1965   1970   1975   1980    1985   1990   1995   2000   2005   2010

                                               Year
HYPATIA (355? - 415 CE) taught mathematics and natural
philosophy. She is credited with the authorship of three major
treatises on geometry and algebra and one on astronomy.
Marie Curie (1867 – 1934). Physicist and chemist. She was a
pioneer in the field of radioactivity, and the only person
honored with Nobel Prizes in two different sciences, and the
first female professor at the University of Paris. She
discovered and named the elements Radium and Polonium.
Barbara McClintock (1902-1992), the 1983
Nobel Laureate in Physiology of Medicine, was
an American scientist and one of the world's
most distinguished cytogeneticists.
GRACE HOPPER
Mathematician (1906 - 1992). She was the
driver for modern US computer technology and
an admiral in the United States Navy.
Chien Shiung-Wu (1912-1997) was a Chinese-born
American physicist. She worked on the Manhattan
Project, developing a process for separating U235 from
U238. She was also a member of the National Academy
of Sciences (elected 1958).
ROSALIND ELSIE FRANKLIN Chemist (1920 -
1957) Helped discover the double helix shape
of DNA
Jane Goodall (1934- ) English UN
Messenger of Peace and
anthropologist. Goodall was
instrumental in the field of
primatology and is known for her
discovery of tool-making among
chimpanzees.
Shirley Ann Jackson (1946-)
is a US physicist. She received
her Ph.D. in physics from the
Massachusetts Institute of
Technology (MIT) in 1973, only
the second African-American
woman to do this in the US.
She was also a previous
chairwoman of the Nuclear
Regulatory Commission and is
currently president of RPI.
Astronomer/Physicists insult:




That person is so dense
they’ve got their own event horizon.
                 Mathematics Department Scholarship
                           Due MARCH 6
Amount: up to $1000 per academic year

Who is eligible: Students with a GPA of 3.25 or better, who have taken or are taking Math
124, 125, 115, 116 at the time of application, and will take two of the following (Math
124,125,126,225, 220, 230) during the academic year for which the scholarship is awarded.
Financial need is considered.

Application:
Current HCC transcript (unofffical is acceptable)
Two letters of recommendation, at least one HCC Math faculty
Detailed plan for courses to take indicating Math courses from the Calculus sequence
A personal statement:
     • personal history in higher education
     • educational goals, including academic major
     • why the applicant feels deserving of the scholarship
     • financial need, if any
     • any special status such as, Running Start student, International student, scholarships,
     etc., that could affect financial need

     Questions: Allan Walton                       Fax: (206) 870-4803
     Phone: (206) 878-3710 ext 3489                Email: awalton@highline.edu
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