The University of Arizona

The Elias Toubassi Scholarship Endowment in Undergraduate Mathematics - Education

The Toubassi endowment has funded two scholarships: one awarded to math majors who have chosen the Mathematics Education emphasis, and one awarded to excellent math majors applying to graduate programs in the mathematical sciences.  

Anyone may gift to this endowment. The endowment that funds these scholarships was established in honor Emeritus Mathematics Professor Elias Toubassi. 

Application Information

Eligibility: Rising Senior Mathematics Education Majors; minimum math GPA: 3.0.
Frequency: Once a year, in Spring
Amount: $1,200 (as of 2016-17)
Application Period: No application required

Selected by the Undergraduate Committee (UGC).  Recipients are excellent rising Seniors in the Mathematics Education emphasis planning to complete student teaching the following year.

As of 2018, funding for this award is no longer available.

Past Recipients

  • Andres Ramirez, 2017
  • Gerardo Lopez, 2016
  • Alissa Marco, 2015
  • Tetyana Dewland, 2014