Scholarship Information

Northeastern Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of Mathematics


2019 Blair E. Caboot Memorial Scholarship



The Northeastern Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NPCTM) annually presents a $750 scholarship to a deserving senior student from northeastern Pennsylvania. The scholarship is in memory of Blair E. Caboot, a past President of NPCTM and mathematics educator in the Abington Heights School District and Keystone College. The scholarship applicant should excel in mathematics in high school and have future plans in a mathematics-related field.

Eligible applicants must attend school in one of the following counties: Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Susquehanna, Sullivan, Wayne, & Wyoming.

To apply, students should fill out the online form here. A transcript and recommendation letter from one of the student’s mathematics teachers is required.

The application window is open from October 15, 2018 through March 16, 2019. The scholarship recipient will be notified in early April 2019 and the scholarship will be presented at the April 11, 2019 NPCTM Spring Meeting. Any questions regarding the scholarship should be directed to Vincent Pricci, Student Awards Chairman, at vpricci@gmail.com.