Green sign stating "BLAZER - be on @uabstudents instagram this Friday, Sept. 24 from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. There's going to be several happy UAB Students and you don't want to miss it! (In the meantime, get vaccinated and upload your info to the student patient portal.)

All UAB students who are vaccinated and have uploaded their information into the student patient portal will be eligible for a drawing to win one of ten $1,000 tuition/book scholarships, ten $1,000 on-campus housing scholarships and five parking passes.

Half of the prizes will be awarded this Friday, Sept. 24 from 9-11 a.m. The other half will be awarded on Friday, October 15. Those selected will be asked to answer a UAB-themed trivia question on Zoom and then get an opportunity to win one of the prizes.

Stay tuned for @UABStudents on Instagram to see the lucky winners be notified. For more information about vaccinating, go to For more info on the student incentives, go to