UAB Presidential Scholarship for National Scholars
Entering freshmen who are recognized as National Merit Finalists or National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars are eligible to receive this renewable award, which provides full tuition (up to 15 semester hours per term for fall and spring only) and academic fees for a total of 4 years (8 academic semesters). The award also provides a one-year on-campus housing award for the freshman year and a one-time $1,000 technology scholarship for the fall semester of the first year. In addition, students will receive a one-time $2,500 stipend to be used for experiential learning (education abroad, internships, co-ops, etc.) To obtain this scholarship, National Merit Finalists must name UAB as their first choice with the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars must send a copy of their notification letter and certificate to firstname.lastname@example.org by May 31 of their senior year in high school.