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THE DEMISE OF THE YOUNG SCHOLARS PROGRAM

@article{Jackson1998THEDO,
  title={THE DEMISE OF THE YOUNG SCHOLARS PROGRAM},
  author={Amy Jackson},
  journal={Notices of the American Mathematical Society},
  year={1998},
  volume={45},
  pages={381-387}
}
  • A. Jackson
  • Published 1998
  • Mathematics
  • Notices of the American Mathematical Society
S tarting in 1988, the Young Scholars Program at the National Science Foundation funded summer programs for high school students showing special talent in mathematics and science. The legendary program run by Arnold Ross at Ohio State University, which draws some of the top mathematical talent in the nation, received funding through Young Scholars for many years. Among the other wellregarded and long-running mathematics programs funded by Young Scholars are PROMYS (Program in Mathematics for… Expand
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