Ben A. Sueltz Scholarship in Adolescence Mathematics Education

Established by Professor Emeritus of Mathematics Ben A. Sueltz to recognize in perpetuity the outstanding career of Sueltz, who served the College for 38 years in a number of capacities. Sueltz, in establishing this scholarship, confirms that his most significant work was done as professor of mathematics and mathematics education. Award will be split evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Funding is based on availability.

Selection Criteria

  • awarded to a matriculated entering freshman level student in good academic standing at SUNY Cortland
  • has been accepted to major in adolescent education: mathematics
  • has a minimum high school grade point average of 90
  • has an SAT mathematics score of at least 600
  • has 3.5 units of high school mathematics
  • enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester)
  • student must have at least one full academic year remaining at the start of the fall semester of award year

Renewal Information

  • may be renewable. Renewals are dependent on available funding as provided by the Cortland College Foundation.
  • Continued funding is based on student maintaining a 3.0 cumulative grade point average
  • a adolescent mathematics major
  • matriculated at SUNY Cortland
  • enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours each fall and spring semester)
  • maintain satisfactory academic progress per SUNY Cortland’s published Federal Good Academic Standing guidelines
  • this scholarship is renewable for a maximum of four academic years (eight academic semesters, excluding summer semesters). Actual number of terms is based on Class Level (freshman, sophomore, etc) at time of initial award

Scholarship funding is determined by the Cortland College Foundation. Scholarship amounts and availability are subject to change.

Funding Amount Varies