Other Academic Scholarships


Mary Elizabeth Adams Endowed Scholarship

An annual award for Alabama residents who self-identify as having type I diabetes. Preference will be given to students who plan to pursue a degree in the sciences or who have declared a pre-medicine track, with particular preference given to those type 1 diabetics who are accepted into the UAB Early Medical School Acceptance Program. Applicants should demonstrate solid academic promise, financial need, and personal responsibility through work, community, or family activities.  To be considered for the 2013-2014 academic year, please submit the Mary Elizabeth Adams Endowed Scholarship Application to the Financial Aid Office by Friday, December 6, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.


IB Scholarship

High school seniors who are candidates for the International Baccalaureate Diploma can apply for an IB Scholarship.  For more information regarding this award, and to obtain a scholarship application, please visit www.uab.edu/ib.  The priority deadline for submitting your scholarship application is March 1 for the upcoming fall semester.


Birmingham Racing Commission Scholarship

This renewable award is reserved for entering freshmen and is based on academic achievement. Recipients must be residents of the Birmingham Metropolitan Statistical Area (Blount, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair or Walker counties).


Distinguished Alumni Scholarship

This is a non-renewable award for a full-time UAB student. This scholarship requires a GPA of 3.5 or better. Applicants must have declared a major at the time of application.


Jack Edwards/Alabama Power Foundation Scholarship

This renewable award is reserved for a current UAB student who is a resident of Alabama. Selection is based on academic achievement.


S. Richardson Hill Scholarship

This renewable award, valued at $2,000 per year, is reserved for entering freshmen. Selection is based on academic achievement.


HOPE (Helping Other People Excel) Scholarship

This renewable scholarship, based on financial need, is reserved for entering freshmen.


Charles W. Ireland Presidential Honors Scholarship

This renewable award is reserved for an entering freshman. It provides $12,000 annually toward tuition costs and an annual summer research stipend of $1,000. It also covers the cost of on-campus housing.  Selection is based on high academic achievement, leadership potential, and character.


McCallum Presidential Scholarship

This renewable award is reserved for an entering freshman. It provides $12,000 annually toward tuition costs and an annual summer research stipend of $1,000. It also covers the cost of on-campus housing. Selection is based on outstanding academic achievement.


Dottie Monro Presidential Minority Scholarship

This renewable scholarship, valued at $2,500 per year, is for African-American students who are entering freshmen.


W. Sanders Murrell Alumni Legacy Scholarship

This renewable award, valued at $1,000 per year, is reserved for entering freshmen who are children of UAB alumni. Applications are available at http://www.uab.edu/alumni/students/scholarships/63-legacy.


Phi Kappa Phi Scholarship

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi's ongoing commitment to excellence is reflected in its scholarships and awards programs. More than $700,000 is awarded each year to outstanding Phi Kappa Phi member and chapters through the Society's various awards competitions. Learn more about the society’s scholarship and award opportunities at www.phikappaphi.org/web/awards.


Regions Academic Scholarship

This renewable award is reserved for an entering freshman. It provides $12,500 annually toward tuition costs and an annual summer research stipend of $1,000. It also covers the cost of on-campus housing. Selection is based on outstanding academic achievement.


George G. Seibels Jr. Scholarship

This annual award is reserved for entering freshmen. The award is based on leadership potential and interest in civic affairs and public service.


UAB Deans’ Scholarship

These $1,000 annual scholarships are awarded for one or two years to UAB students. The award is based on academic achievement, outstanding leadership, or demonstrated talent.


Samuel Ullman Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded on an annual basis to entering freshman and currently enrolled undergraduate students.


Nellie Whitworth Flaherty and Lula McCord Whitworth Scholarship

This award is reserved for a deserving female student. Preference will be given to those students who have been or are in the work force and are returning to school to complete their education on either a part-time or full-time basis.