Ena Gross Scholarship in Secondary Mathematics Education

Dr. Phil Olds and Dr. Ena Gross
Dr. Phil Olds and Dr. Ena Gross

This scholarship honors the service of Dr. Ena Gross. A nationally distinguished mathematics educator, Dr. Gross served the School of Education for 34 years before her retirement in 2013. Dr. Gross’ husband (Dr. Phil Olds), family, faculty, friends and former students joined together to help endow this scholarship to support future math educators.

Available for:

Undergraduate and graduate students


  • Enrolled as a degree-seeking student
  • Plans to pursue a career in secondary mathematics education (those interested in becoming a middle/high school mathematics specialist or coach can also apply)
  • Acceptance into teacher preparation program
  • Must demonstrate financial need