The following is a brief description of Competitive scholarships currently awarded through the Alumni Association.
CRIMSON SCHOLARSHIP — the Alumni Association’s premier scholarship; four-year scholarship that typically pays an amount equal to the cost of in-state or out-of-state tuition plus an additional $3,500 per year, a $300 annual book grant and a $1,000 Technology Enrichment Stipend; awarded to entering freshmen; minimum 32 ACT, 1400 “old” SAT format or 1450 “new” SAT format , 3.8 GPA, preferred top 2% of senior class, and extensive leadership.
ALUMNI HONORS SCHOLARSHIP — four-year scholarship awarded to entering freshmen; minimum 28 ACT, 1250 “old” SAT or 1310 “new” SAT format and 3.0 GPA; $8,000 per academic year.
ALUMNI LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP — freshman year only awarded to entering freshmen; demonstrated leadership, volunteerism, community activity; minimum 24 ACT, 1090 “old” SAT format or 1160 “new” SAT format) and 3.0 GPA; $6,000 for the freshman year only.
ALUMNI COMMUNITY COLLEGE HONORS SCHOLARSHIP — two-year scholarship that pays $2,000 plus a $300 book grant each academic year; awarded to students transferring from a two-year community college with sufficient hours to be classified as a UA junior; based upon leadership and academic achievement at the community college level; minimum 3.5 community college GPA
ALUMNI CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIPS — one-year up to four-year scholarships for variable amounts dependent upon available endowment earnings; awarded to entering freshmen, transfer students, or current full-time UA undergraduate or graduate students based upon academic achievement, leadership skills, and/or financial need
ACADEMIC WALK-ON SCHOLARSHIPS — up to two-year scholarships that pay minimum $2,000 each academic year; awarded to full-time UA undergraduate students who have completed at least three semesters on campus and who entered UA as non-scholarship holders or recipients of minimal value awards; minimum cumulative UA 3.5 or 3.8 grade point average required
GENERAL ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIPS — established by individuals, organizations, or businesses; one-year up to four-year scholarships of variable amounts dependent upon available endowment earnings; typically awarded to entering freshmen based upon academic achievement, leadership skills, and/or financial need
The University of Alabama Alumni Association
P. O. Box 861928
Tuscaloosa, AL 35486-0017