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Applications now available : jbmshp_app_2019_fillable.pdf
The Joaquin Bustoz Math-Science Honors Program is intended for mature and motivated students who are interested in academic careers requiring mathematics, science, or engineering-based coursework and who are typically underrepresented in those fields of study. Selected participants include first-generation college bound students and students representing diverse backgrounds from high schools throughout the State of Arizona, including rural communities and the Navajo Nation.
Participants live on the Arizona State University (ASU) Tempe campus while enrolled in a university level mathematics course for college credit. Participants attend class six hours per day. Homework is assigned daily, quizzes are given twice a week, tests are given weekly, and students will conduct research to present at a poster symposium. Tutoring and problem solving sessions are provided in the evenings. A variety of academic presentations and activities are scheduled during each session. Tuition, room and board, textbooks, and classroom expenses will be provided.
The following four-credit university courses will be offered during the eight week session:
The following three-credit university courses will be offered during the six-week session:
The Joaquin Bustoz Math-Science Honors Program is intended for mature students with the academic potential to pursue careers that require a mathematics or science-based curriculum. Applicants will be selected according to the following criteria:
A selection committee reviews all complete applications. Participants are selected on the basis of academic achievement, letter of recommendation, and personal/career statement.
Special consideration is given to students who are first generation college-bound. Statewide representation is also a consideration in student selection.
** The decisions of the selection committee are final.**
Applications for the 2019 JBMSHP are due in Friday Febuary 15th, 2019.
Submit the following information:
*** Incomplete Applications will not be considered.***
Mail Application Materials To:
Joaquin Bustoz Math-Science Honors Program
Arizona State University
PO Box 873901
Tempe, Arizona 85287-3901
** Complete applications must be postmarked no later than Friday, February 15, 2019**