The American-Scandinavian Foundation (ASF) offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to individuals to pursue research or study in one or more Scandinavian country for up to one year. The number of awards varies each year according to total funds available. Over $300,000 is available for the 2012-13 competition. Awards are made in all fields. Applications are accesible at:
President's Award for Excellence in Teaching
Award recipients are chosen from each of the schools by a school-established selection committee. Honorees receive a cash award and a remembrance of achievement.
Caroline P. & Charles W. Ireland Prize for Scholarly Distinction
Applauds faculty in the field of the Arts and Sciences for notable achievements
Odessa Woolfolk Community Service Award
Recognizing faculty who have rendered outstanding service in the Birmingham community.
Ellen Gregg Ingalls/UAB National Alumni Society Award for Lifetime Achievement in Teaching
Considered the highest recognition for faculty presented by the university
Distinguished Faculty Lecturer Award
Must have advanced the frontiers of science or otherwise made a significant contribution to the health of people, or made an outstanding contribution to the…
UAB Awards Calendar
Sequencing of Awards
Sam Brown Bridge Builder Award
Recognizing those who develop and nurture working relationships between faculty and staff across the UAB campus.
Provost’s Transformative Online Course Awards
Recognizes online courses that exemplify best practices and innovation in online education, developed by full-time UAB faculty.
National & International Awards
Marshall Sherfield Fellowships
American scientists or engineers
Fulbright Scholar Program
Active in 125 countries
Science and engineering minority students and faculty
American-Scandinavian Foundation Fellowships and Grants
Funding in all fields for those interested in Scandinavian based research
John Simon Guggenheim
Fellowships to assist research and artistic creation
American-Scandinavian Foundation Translation Prizes
Monetary awards for Scandinavian literature translation
Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship Faculty Field Competition
Annual award and research directorship program available to all faculty members
UNCF/Merck Postdoctoral Science Research Fellowships
Postdoctoral fellowships for African-American's
Hayek Fund for Scholars
Monetary award for untenured faculty members whose academic work contributes to the understanding of the principles, practices, and institutions necessary to a free society or…
American Association of University Women American Fellowship
Fellowships support women scholars completing doctoral dissertations, conducting postdoctoral research, or finishing research for publication.
Phi Kappa Phi Literacy Grants
Grant funding to Phi Kappa Phi chapters and individual members to fund ongoing literacy projects or to create new initiatives.
Phi Kappa Phi Love of Learning Awards
Love of Learning Awards will help fund post-baccalaureate studies and/or career development for active Phi Kappa Phi members.
Phi Kappa Phi Scholar & Artist
The Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Award and Phi Kappa Phi Artist Award honor those individuals who demonstrate the ideals of the Society.
Potential Beckman Scholar Mentors
The Beckman Foundation is interested in funding students engaged in research in the areas of biology, biochemistry, biomedical engineering, chemistry, neuroscience and related disciplines.