**Undergraduate Awards 2012:**

**Senior G.E. Prize for Honors Mathematics Majors** (A monetary gift from the General Electric Foundation, awarded to senior honors major in the Department of Mathematics who, in the opinion of the members of the faculty, excelled in mathematics in the senior year) **2012 winner: Daniel Corey**

**Senior GE Prize for Mathematics Majors** (A monetary gift from the General Electric Foundation, awarded to senior major in the Department of Mathematics who, in the opinion of the members of the faculty, excelled in mathematics in the senior year) **2012 winner: Ryan Solava**

**Norman and Beatrice Haaser Mathematics Scholarships** (Scholarships, made possible by the generosity of the late Professor and Mrs. Haaser, awarded to worthy, needy students majoring in mathematics) **2012 winners: Ryan Ackmann, Matthew Charnley, Dondi Ellis, Kevin Kelly, Kevin Mader, James Michalski, MurphyKate Montee, Maria Serakos, Arnold Schmidt**

**Robert P. Balles University of Notre Dame Mathematics Scholar.** Robert P. Balles is a retired California Community College mathematics professor, retired businessman, and private investor. His mission is to recognize and reward the most outstanding mathematics majors entering their senior year at the University of Notre Dame. **2011/2012 winners: Honors: Daniel Corey, Math Major: Kevin Grady**

**George Kolettis Award in Mathematics** (An award established by friends of the late Professor George Kolettis, for a graduating senior who excelled in mathematics and contributed notably to the esprit de corps of the mathematics student body. **2012 winner: Ashley Booth**

**J & C Sophomore Mathematics Award** Exemplary performance in Mathematics classes by a non-honors Math major sophomore Female or Minority student. (“Minority” means African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American). **2012 winner: HeeWon Baek**

**Aumann Prize for First Year Students in Mathematics** (A prize given by Ms. Monika Caradonna in honor of her father, Professor Georg Aumann, awarded competitively to a first year honors mathematics student on the basis of recommendations made by the faculty.) **2012 winner: Vijay Higgins, Mitch McNanna and Siddharth Saraph**

**R. Catesby Taliaferro Prize Competition** (A prize established by former students, colleagues and friends of Dr. Taliaferro. This is an essay oriented prize.) **2012 winner: TBA**

**John Thomas Montgomery Scholarship in Mathematics honoring Professor Richard R. Otter.** The purpose of the foundation of this scholarship is to establish a benefaction to assist needy and worthy students in attending the University. The selection of students for the scholarship is to be confined to those who have shown outstanding performance in high school or at the University, with special consideration being given to academic achievement, character, qualities of leadership, and financial need. Preference shall be given to students majoring in Mathematics. This scholarship is made possible by the generosity of the late John Thomas Montgomery. **2011/2012 Recipient: James Michalski and Tiffany Tsang**