Scholarship Detail

William H. Beyer Statistics Scholarship

Department: Statistics
Undergraduate/Graduate: Undergraduate

The William H. Beyer Statistics Scholarship was established in 1987 by Dr. Beyer’s wife, Delores, children, parents, and friends in honor of Dr. William H. Beyer, Professor Emeritus and Head of the Department of Mathematical Sciences. The William H. Beyer Statistics Scholarship provides scholarship support for outstanding undergraduate and/or graduate students majoring in statistics. The recipients and award amounts are recommended by the Department of Statistics faculty and the Head of the Department of Statistics in consultation with members of the Beyer family.

The William H. Beyer Scholarship is an endowed scholarship. Awards are made based on available funding. As funding is available, Statistics graduate and undergraduate student records are reviewed and decisions to make award(s) are made by an internal committee. Students will be notified if they have been selected to receive such an award.

Department of Statistics

University Scholarships

  1. New freshman academic scholarships are awarded based on GPA and standardized test scores provided during the admissions process. Learn more.

  2. Transfer academic scholarships are awarded based on information provided on transfer scholarship application. Learn more.

  3. Major-specific and Honors scholarships are awarded based on completion of specific requirements.

  4. Endowed scholarships are awarded to some students who have demonstrated history of leadership, community service or other personal factors. 
  5. Non-Ohio residents may qualify for one of two out-of-state scholarship programs.

  6. Scholarships are also available from the Office of Accessibility, Military Services Center (for veterans) and ROTC.

  7. External scholarships are offered through Americorp and the Educational Training Voucher.

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