Finance Scholarships

CFA Society of Alabama
This scholarship is awarded annually to seniors wishing to pursue the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.  All those selected to receive the scholarship receive a waiver of all CFA Level I fees and CFA Society registration fees. The value of each scholarship is $760 and we may award up to ten scholarships per year.

Colonial Properties Trust Scholarship Program
An annual scholarship in the form of a rent-free one-bedroom apartment for a full time student in the School of Business for an entire calendar year. Candidates must have a major in the field of finance.

Colonial Properties Trust Business Scholars/Practicum
A scholarship valued at $10,000 plus a practicum is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in finance.

Fetherston Scholarship in Finance
An annual scholarship for $1,500 will be awarded to a currently enrolled or admitted finance major within the School of Business. The recipient must have a minimum of a 3.0 overall grade point average, demonstrate leadership, and be active in student activities.

Green and Gold Student Managed Investment Fund Scholarship
These scholarships are funded by earnings from the Green and Gold Student Managed Investment Fund and vary in amount according to fund performance.  The scholarships are awarded to those students involved with the Green and Gold Fund.
J. Stanley Mackin Scholarship in Finance
Scholarships with variable values are awarded to finance majors within the School of Business. The recipient must have a 2.5 or higher overall grade point average and must demonstrate financial need. He/she must also be involved in student activities, show leadership potential, and display excellent interpersonal and social skills. The value of the award and the number of awards are variable.

Katherine Bridges Freeland Endowed Scholarship
A scholarship of a variable amount is awarded to a finance or information systems major who is currently enrolled or admitted with a 3.0 GPA overall. Low income or minority preferred.

Regions Bank Endowed Scholarship in Business
A scholarship will be awarded to a student currently enrolled in, or admitted to, a degree-granting program in the UAB School of Business. Selection is based upon academic promise, leadership potential, merit and high moral character. The applicant must have and retain a 3.0 GPA. Recipients are eligible to reapply in subsequent years as long as they continue to meet the requirements.

UA System Scholarship in Finance
A scholarship valued at $1000 is awarded to a junior or senior majoring in finance with a 3.0 overall.

David J. Vanzandt Scholarship in Finance
$250 is awarded to a UAB School of Business student majoring in Finance. Applicants must have completed 12 hours in-residence, have a minimum 3.0 GPA on all completed coursework, have a proven record of community service, and submit a 200-250 word essay on how he/she plans to use a college education to further benefit his/her community.