Scholarships

If you apply for admission and want to also apply for scholarships, you must complete the scholarship portion of the application to be considered for any UA undergraduate scholarship(s). By filing one application, a student will be considered for all College of Engineering scholarships for which she or he is eligible.

Please visit UA’s Undergraduate Scholarships for Entering Freshman Students for full information on scholarship application requirements for entering freshmen.

College of Engineering Scholarships 2014-2015

The following scholarships are in addition to the University-level scholarships offered.

  • In-State
  • Students who have a 27-29 ACT or 1210-1320 SAT (math and verbal scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $1,500 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 30-36 ACT or 1330-1600 SAT (math and verbal scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $2,500 per year for four years.
  • Out-of-State
  • Students who have a 27-29 ACT or 1210-1320 SAT (math and verbal scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $1,500 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 30-31 ACT or 1330-1390 SAT (math and verbal scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive a tuition supplement to bring their University-level scholarship offer up to the value of tuition. In addition, they will receive $2,500 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 32-36 ACT or 1400-1600 SAT (math and verbal scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $2,500 per year for four years.

Students must maintain enrollment in a College of Engineering degree program to receive any College of Engineering scholarship.

The University of Alabama Scholarships 2014-2015

  • In-State Scholarship Offers
  • Students who have a 27 ACT or 1210-1240 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $3,500 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 28 ACT or 1250-1280 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $4,000 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 29 ACT or 1290-1320 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive the value of one-half tuition for four years.
  • Students who have a 30-36 ACT or a 1330-1600 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive the value of tuition for four years.
  • Out-of-State Scholarship Offers
  • Students who have a 27 ACT or 1210-1240 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $3,500 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 28 ACT or 1250-1280 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive $4,000 per year for four years.
  • Students who have a 29 ACT or 1290-1320 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive the value of one-half tuition for four years.
  • Students who have a 30-31 ACT or 1330-1390 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive two-thirds tuition for four years.
  • Students who have a 32-36 ACT or 1400-1600 SAT (critical reading and mathematics scores only) and at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA will receive the value of tuition for four years.

National Merit and National Achievement Scholars

Students receive varying packages dependent upon their status as a semi-finalist or a finalist. For further information, please visit the National Merit and National Achievement Scholars webpage.

Students in receipt of National Merit or National Achievement awards automatically qualify for an Engineering Leadership Scholarship of $2,500 per year for four years. Students must declare an Engineering major before the start of freshman year to qualify.

The University’s application for admission and scholarships must be completed by December 15.

* Grade point averages for 9th-11th grade are the only years reviewed for scholarship consideration.
** Please note that the national December ACT and SAT results are the last college entrance examination results accepted for students who wish to be considered for scholarships.

Contact for College of Engineering Scholarships

The University of Alabama provides answers to frequently asked questions. Please consult that webpage before contacting the College of Engineering. For faster response, please consider sending an email with questions concerning scholarships.

Saskia Clayton
Scholarship Specialist
sclayton@eng.ua.edu
205-394-7573 or toll-free 800-887-9711

Meetings by appointment only.

For more general information, visit UA Scholarships.
To fill out an application online, visit Application for Admission and Scholarships.