Department of Mathematics


Eleanor Walters Mathematics Scholarship

This scholarship was established in 1979 by alumni and friends in honor of Dr. Eleanor Boyd Walters who served Delta State as Chair of the Mathematics Department and Professor of Mathematics.  This is an endowment fund, the interest of which is available for an annual scholarship.  The recipient is to be a student majoring in mathematics education and is selected by the Department of Mathematics on the basis of scholarship, character, and need.  Contact the Department of Mathematics.

 Ray and Jo Wilson Endowed Scholarship

The Ray and Jo Wilson Endowed Scholarship was established in honor of Mr. Ray Wilson and his wife, Jo.  This endowed scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in mathematics at Delta State University.  The recipient must be in good academic standing.  For more information, contact the Department of Mathematics.

 Wilson and Eloise Davis Mathematics Scholarship

The scholarships are given from an endowment established by Dr. Wilson Davis and his wife, Eloise.  The recipients must have graduated from public high schools in Mississippi and be in the top 10% of their graduating classes or possess a 3.0 on a 4.0 academic grading system.  Also, the recipients must be majoring in mathematics and must demonstrate a need for scholarship aid.  The scholarships are renewable each year.  All applicants should apply through the Scholarship Committee in the Department of Mathematics.

 William D. Conner Endowed Scholarship

The William D. Conner Endowed Scholarship is awarded to students majoring in mathematics or computer science (College of Arts and Sciences) enrolled at Delta State University.  The recipients will be selected based on demonstration of the greatest financial need with the highest grade point average.  For more information, contact the Department of Mathematics.

Contact Information:
To apply for any of the above scholarships or to request more information, contact

Dr. Clifton Wingard, Chairman
Department of Mathematics
DSU Box 3242
Cleveland, MS  38733
Phone:  (662) 846-4505