Department of Mathematics and Computer Science


The Bronx Community College Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics Scholarship Program

How to Apply




 Students who meet the eligibility requirements (US citizens or permanent resident, financial need, and degree enrollment criteria) will be evaluated on their academic merits and potential.

Before being considered for the program applicants must submit:

Application Form (including the two essays)
Two (2) faculty recommendation forms from professors familiar with your work
BCC Transcript (Transfer students should also include an official copy of their other college transcripts for courses that are part of their degree requirements.)

Before final acceptance into the program applicants must submit:

Certificate of financial need (FAFSA Form)
Proof of citizenship (copy of birth certificate or US passport) or permanent residency (copy of green card)
Social Security Card copy

Completed applications and recommendations should be submitted to:

Dr. Madelaine Bates
GT Room 310
CSEMS Scholarship Program
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Bronx Community College
University Avenue and West 181 Street
Bronx, NY 10453

We are now considering applications for Spring 2003. Completed applications should be submitted on or before November 5. Students will be notified by mid December.

The academic merit of an applicant will be judged on grade point average, particularly in the applicantís major, letters of recommendation, and the studentís essays.

Preference will be given to BCC students or high school students who have finished the basic skills courses and their first credit bearing courses in English and mathematics. An overall grade point average of 2.8 or higher is required for admission to and continuation in the program.