The College of Arts and Sciences offers our faculty a number of award and grant opportunities to advance their research and scholarship and recognize their achievements. For a list of additional UAB award opportunities, visit the UAB Faculty website.

Building a Multicultural Curriculum

Grants to increase diversity awareness and cultural competence


Dean’s Award for Excellence in Teaching

Recognition for outstanding instruction


Dean's Humanities Grants

For tenure-line junior faculty in the Humanities


Interdisciplinary Team Awards

Funding for College PIs leading interdisciplinary teams


Ireland Award for Scholarly Distinction

Endowed prize awarded to high-achieving faculty members


Michel de Montaigne Prize in the History of Ideas

Essay competition encompassing a broad range of topics


Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards

Annual grant designed to seed research efforts