A few short months before her birthday, Dr. Angela Grant, succumbed to breast cancer
in September 2010. She fought the disease with a vengeance for nearly five years.
Though she endured many treatments, several surgeries, and setbacks, she always maintained
a positive attitude and a cheerful smile. Her bravery was an inspiration to all who
A key component of this scholarship, will require students to compose a compelling
essay outlining their personal achievements and career goals. To assist them with
completing their application, interested students should explore this site thoroughly
to learn more about the achievements and goals of Dr. Angela Grant as well as the
DR. ANGELA GRANT?
Ph.D. Mathematics - Chaotic Dynamics
Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Northwestern University
Summa Cum Laude Graduate - Florida A & M University
Student Advisory Staff, Northwestern University
One of only 150 African American women with a doctorate in Mathematics
Dr. Angela E. Grant MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
In memory of Dr. Angela Grant,this scholarship seeks to recognize future scholars
who have also been affected by cancer and who are dedicated to community service
and celebrating the spirit of life. We are actively seeking high school seniors or
current college students who exhibit the following:
High academic standards
To apply for this scholarship you must also be a cancer survivor who is actively
pursuing or planning to pursue a college education in any field of study or be an
applicant with an immediate family member who has been diagnosed with cancer.
Remembering Dr. Angela E. Grant November 12, 1973 - September 20, 2010