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

Mid-Career Pivot Grants

Grants to tenured faculty seeking to pivot

Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards

Annual grant designed to seed research efforts