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The UAB National Alumni Society is honored to recognize all of the 2016-2017 UAB National Alumni Society scholarship recipients. The NAS is committed to providing scholarships for undergraduate, graduate, transfer, first-year, upperclassmen, and international students.

Each year we look forward to having the opportunity to honor each recipient at our annual Scholarship Reception. On Tuesday, October 4, 2016, the NAS recognized the scholastic achievement of 131 students by awarding 43 different scholarships.

Class of 2016
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*recipients listed in alphabetical order
Adkins Hayley ENG

Hayley Adkins

School of Engineering Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Mobile, Alabama

Alazemi Laila   EDU

Laila Alazemi

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Ph.D. Candidate

Birmingham, Alabama

Al Safarjalani Muna   UAB Honors College

Muna Al-Safarjalani

UAB Honors College Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Birmingham, Alabama

Alvarado Brianneth   EDU

Brianneth Alvarado

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Anders Emilee   Ms UAB First Alternate

Emilee Anders

Ms. UAB First Alternate

Senior

Owens Cross Roads, Alabama

Antoine Lisa   Student Alumni Society Scholarship

Lisa Antoine

Student Alumni Society Scholarship

Graduate School

Birmingham, Alabama

Ardovino Stephanie   LL

Stephanie Ardovino

License to Learn Scholarship

Sophomore

Birmingham, Alabama

Baker Kyle   Collat School Of Business

Kyle Baker

Collat School of Business Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Spokane, Washington

Banker Zena   William M Voigt Endowed Scholarship

Zena Banker

William M> Voigt Endowed Scholarship

Freshman

Wetumpka, Alabama

Barnes Valerie   UAB National Alumni Society Brandon Keith Jacobs Memorial Scholarship

Valerie Barnes

UAB National Alumni Society Brandon Keith Jacobs Memorial Scholarship

Sophomore

Vinemont, Alabama

Barnett McKinley   LL

McKinley Barnett

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Birmingham, Alabama

Bello Kemi   National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

LaiKemi Bello

National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Graduate School

Nigeria

Bevel Cailan   LL

Cailan Bevel

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Alabaster, Alabama

Blalock Joseph   LL

Joseph Blalock

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Clay, Alabama

Blalock Joshua   LL

Joshua Blalock

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Clay, Alabama

Blankenship Carley   LL

Carley Blankenship

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Alexander City, Alabama

Boles Charlotte   UAB Honors College

Charlotte Boles

UAB Honors College Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Prattville, Alabama

Borse Piyush Mr UAB First Alternate

Piyush Borse

Mr. UAB First Alternate

Senior

Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Brazier Taylor   National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Taylor Brazier

National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Senior

Birmingham, Alabama

Bullock Julia   LL

Julie Bullock

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Pelham, Alabama

Campbell Riley   LL

Riley Campbell

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Moody, Alabama

Carter Brandon   Ray L Watts MD National Alumni Society Endowed Award

Brandon Carter

Ray L. Watts, M.D., National Alumni Society Endowed Award

License to Learn Scholarship

Senior

Sumiton, Alabama

Chinadet Wannapa   Dr Charles A McCallum International Scholarship

Wannapa Chinadet

Dr. Charles A. McCallum International Scholarship

Dental School

Thailand

Clyde Shequori   DEN

Shequori Clyde

School of Dentistry Dean's Scholarship

Dental School

Albany, Georgia

Coleman Charles   Global Community Leadership Honors Program

Charles Coleman

Global & Community Leadership Honors Program Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Fairfield, Alabama

Conner Amy   CAS

Amy Conner

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Trussville, Alabama

Cosby Erin   National Alumni Society Student Of Employee Endowed Scholarship

Erin Cosby

National Alumni Society Student of Employee Endowed Scholarship

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Trussville, Alabama

Cummings Josh   Alys Robinson Stephens Alumni Scholarship

Josh Cummings

Alys Robinson Stephens Alumni Scholarship

Freshman

Vestavia Hills, Alabama

David Allie   Ms UAB Scholarship

Allie David

Ms. UAB Scholarship

Junior

Vestavia Hills, Alabama

Dong Chao CAS

Chao Dong

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Birmingham, Alabama

Drummonds Dalton   LL

Dalton Drummonds

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Morris, Alabama

Elbahrawi Menet   LL

Menet Elbahrawi

License to Learn Scholarship

Junior

Birmingham, Alabama

Ellis Jordan   LL

Jordan Ellis

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Helena, Alabama

Entler Kristin

Kristin Entler

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Cropwell, Alabama

Fernandez Armand   UAB Honors College

Armand Fernandez

UAB Honors College Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Fort Payne, Alabama

Fliegel Nataie   W Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Natalie Fliegel

W. Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Freshman

Vestavia Hills, Alabama

Friedman James   SPH

James Friedman

School of Public Health Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Smyrna, Georgia

Gerhardt Shelby   LL

Shelby Gerhardt

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Trussville, Alabama

Getman Pickering Joseph Volker

Aaron Getman-Pickering

Joseph F. Volker Alumni Scholarship

Senior

New Paltz, New York

Gloudoua Israel   Mobolaji Kukoyi PE National Alumni Society Scholar Award

Israel Gloudoua

Mobolaji Kukoyi, P.E., National Alumni Society Scholar Award

Junior

Ivory Coast

Goodwin Charles Global and Community

Chalres Goodwin

Global & Community Leadership Honors Program Dean's Scholarship

Sophomore

Oak Grove, Alabama

Hagan Jessica   LL

Jessica Hagan

License to Learn Scholarship

Pelham, Alabama

Hazelwood Kayla SHP

Kayla Hazelwood

School of Health Professions Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Cropwell, Alabama

Helmers Jared   LL

Jared Helmers

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Montevallo, Alabama

Hinkle Taylor   NUR

Taylor Hinkle

School of Nursing Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Scottsboro, Alabama

Holly Noah   LL

Noah Holly

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Springville, Alabama

Holsey Joshua   UAB National Alumni Society Heidi Umphrey Scholar Award

Joshua Holsey

UAB National Alumni Society Heidi Umphrey Scholar Award

Freshman

Birmingham, Alabama

Hoppe Brenna SPH

Brenna Hoppe

School of Public Health Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Hoover, Alabama

Huang Hanziao   UAB National Alumni Society Mobola Kukoyi Scholar Award

Hanziao Huang

UAB National Alumni Society Mobola Kukoyi Scholar Award

Ph.D. Candidate

Hefei, Anhui Province, China

Hull Natalie   Virginia D Gauld National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Natalie Hull

Virginia D. Gauld National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Graduate School

Birmingham, Alabama

Jennings Emily UAB Honors

Emily Jennings

UAB Honors College Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Spanish Fort, Alabama

Johnson Ashley   National Alumni Society Womens Athletic Endowed Award

Ashley Johnson

National Alumni Society Women's Athletic Endowed Award

Senior

Starke, Florida

Johnson Scott Past Presidents

Scott Johnson

National Alumni Society Past President's Scholarship

Graduate School

Fairview, Texas

Kaushik Akhil   CAS

Akhil Kaushik

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Montgomery, Alabama

Kemp Nikki   SPH

Nikki Kemp

School of Public Health Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Alexander City, Alabama

King Lauren   Distinguished Alumni Scholarship

Laura King

Distinguished Alumni Scholarship

Senior

Findlay, Ohio

Kuhl Matthew   Student Alumni Society Scholarship

Matthew Kuhl

UAB National Alumni Society Education Abroad Endowed Scholarship

Student Alumni Society Scholarship

Sophomore

Maitland, Florida

Lai Byron   Compass Bank Mortgage Graduate Student Scholarship

Byron Lai

Compass Bank Mortgage Graduate Student Scholarship

Ph.D. Candidate

South Pasadena, California

Lassiter Nicole   CAS

Nicole Lassiter

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

Latham Sarah LL

Sarah Latham

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Birmingham, Alabama

Lee Kaitlyn   CAS

Kaitlyn Lee

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Alabaster, Alabama

Leybourne Kristie   EDU

Kristie Leybourne

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Poulton, England

Liptrot Michael   University Honors Program

Michael Liptrot

University Honors Program Dean's Scholarship

Sophomore

Birmingham, Alabama

List Jena   DEN

Jena List

School of Dentistry Dean's Scholarship

Dental School

Fort Payne, Alabama

Mak Isabella   CAS

Isabella Mak

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

License to Learn Scholarship

Junior

Hong Kong, China

Matthews Gavin   LL

Gavin Matthews

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Westover, Alabama

McIntosh Roberus   Graduate School

Roberus McIntosh

Graduate School Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Monroeville, Alabama

Medders Matthew   LL

Matthew Medders

License to Learn Scholarship

Senior

Jasper, Alabama

Medina Anaiza

Anaiza Medina

UAB National Alumni Society Education Abroad Endowed Scholarship

Senior

Birmingham, Alabama

Meir Remy   Patsy W Collat Endowed Scholarship In Neuroscience

Remy Meir

Patsy W. Collat Endowed Scholarship in Neuroscience

Junior

Auburn, Alabama

Michenkova Marie   CAS

Marie Michenkova

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Brno, Czech Republic

Miley Hope   CAS

Hope Miley

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Sugar Hill, Georgia

Mokashi Mugdha   Science Technology Honors Program

Mugdha Mokashi

Science & Technology Honors Program Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Madison , Alabama

Monella Amber   LL

Amber Monella

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Westover, Alabama

Moore Joe   ENG

Joe Moore

School of Engineering Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Muscle Shoals, Alabama

Morrison Aimee   NUR

Aimee Morrison

School of Nursing Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Silverhill, Alabama

Mowrer Claire   OPT

Claire Mowrer

School of Optometry Dean's Scholarship

Optometry School

Tullahoma, Tennessee

Nguyen Michelle Abroad

Michelle Nguyen

UAB National Alumni Society Education Abroad Endowed Scholarship

Senior

Morgan Hill, California

Ogusina Oluwafolakemi   Joseph F Volker Alumni Scholarship

Oluwafolakemi Ogusina

Joseph F. Volker Alumni Scholarship

Graduate School

Nigeria

Pablo Magdalena   UAB National Alumni Society Hafiz Chandiwala Scholar Award

Magdalena Pablo

UAB National Alumni Society Hafiz Chandiwala Scholar Award

Senior

Albertville, Alabama

Patel Chirag   Mr UAB Scholarship

Chirag Patel

Mr. UAB Scholarship

Senior

Enterprise, Alabama

Perz Leah   CAS

Leah Perz

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

License to Learn Scholarship

Sophomore

Moody, Alabama

Pham Julia   LL

Julia Pham

License to Learn Scholarship

Junior

Bayou La Batre, Alabama

Phillips Taylor   OPT

Taylor Phillips

School of Optometry Dean's Scholarship

Optometry School

Gilbertown, Alabama

Pirosca Marta   UAB Marching Band

Marta Pirosca

UAB Marching Band Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Braila, Romania

Pitale Priyamvada   OPT

Priyamvada Pitale

School of Optometry Dean's Scholarship

Optometry School

Mumbai, India

Pittman Zachary   W Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Zachary Pittman

W. Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Freshman

Hoover, Alabama

Pollard Farrell

Farrell Pollard

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Birmingham, Alabama

Prince Ashlyn   CAS

Ashlyn Prince

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Alabaster, Alabama

Raby Ashley   EDU

Ashley Raby

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Sophomore

Madison, Alabama

Nereida Ragazzoni   OPT

Nereida Ragazzoni

School of Optometry Dean's Scholarship

Optometry School

Pelham, Alabama

Rajpari Inadra   LL

Inadra Rajpari

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Hoover, Alabama

Ramos Caroline

Caroline Ramos

Lois & Barry Luther National Alumni Society Endowed Nursing Scholarship

Birmingham, Alabama

Ratley Maggie

Maggie Ratley

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Hazel Green, Alabama

Rayford Octavia   LL

Octavia Rayford

License to Learn Scholarship

Sophomore

Mobile, Alabama

Reed Tiffany

Tiffany Reed

Student Alumni Society Scholarship

Senior

Harvest, Alabama

Robinson Jalen   CAS

Jalen Robinson

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Sophomore

Huntsville, Alabama

Rollo Natalie   LL

Natalie Rollo

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Trussville, Alabama

Ross Erin   LL

Erin Ross

License to Learn Scholarship

Junior

Florence, Alabama

Satterfield Forrrest   ENG

Forrest Satterfield

School of Engineering Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Huntsville, Alabama

Segars Colton

Colton Segars

License to Learn Scholarship

Bessemer, Alabama

Sherman Catherine   W Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Catherine Sherman

W. Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Freshman

Birmingham, Alabama

Sherman Regina   CAS

Regina Sherman

College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Birmingham, Alabama

Shi Mengyi   DEN

Mengyi Shi

School of Dentistry Dean's Scholarship

Dental School

Vestavia Hills, Alabama

Simmons Italia   Collat School Of Business

Italia Simmons

Collat School of Business Dean's Scholarship

Sophomore

Rogersville, Alabama

Simons Janice   LL

Janice Simons

License to Learn Scholarship

Junior

Athens, Alabama

Smith Benjamin   LL

Benjamin Smith

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Hayden, Alabama

Smith Nicole   EDU

Nicole Smith

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Marietta, Georgia

South Opal   EDU

Opal South

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Pell City, Alabama

Tankersley Katelyn   NUR

Katelyn Tankersley

School of Nursing Dean's Scholarship

Senior

Cullman, Alabama

Terry Morgan   UAB Honors College

Morgan Terry

UAB Honors College Dean's Scholarship

Junior

Cincinnati, Ohio

Thomas Katelyn   LL

Katelyn Thomas

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Dora, Alabama

Thomas Teana   SHP

Teana Thomas

School of Health Professions Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Anniston, Alabama

Thompson Kaitlyn   LL

Kaitlyn Thompson

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Hayden, Alabama

Tuggle Joseph   W Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Joseph Tuggle

W. Sanders Murell Legacy Scholarship

Freshman

Gardendale, Alabama

Ulasi Chijioke   DEN

Chijioke Ulasi

School of Dentistry Dean's Scholarship

Dental School

Hoover, Alabama

Vonderau Lillian

Lillian Vonderau

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Helena, Alabama

Walden Abram

Abram Walden

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Moody, Alabama

Walker Alexis   Printella Ridgeway Thomas MD National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Alexis Walker

Printella Ridgeway-Thomas, M.D., National Alumni Society Endowed Scholarship

Freshman

Selma, Alabama

Warner Anna   LL

Anna Warner

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Birmingham, Alabama

Warren Mary   Rebecca V Watson Womens Softball Endowed Award

Mary Warren

Rebecca V. Watson Women's Softball Endowed Award

Senior

Ocoee, Florida

Washington I Mon   LL

I'Mon Washington

License to Learn Scholarship

Sophomore

Sacramento, California

Wilhite Madison   LL

Madison Wilhite

License to Learn Scholarship

Freshman

Cullman, Alabama

Willis Christie

Christie Willis

School of Education Dean's Scholarship

Graduate School

Warrior, Alabama

Winston Danielle LL

Danielle Winston

License to Learn Scholarship

Senior

Birmingham, Alabama

Wright Zachary   MED

Zachary Wright

School of Medicine Dean's Scholarship

Medical School

Birmingham, Alabama