Mary Elizabeth Adams Endowed Scholarship
The Mary Elizabeth Adams Endowed Scholarship is based on the academic achievements, financial need, and extracurricular activities of current UAB students who self-identify as having type I diabetes. To be considered, applicants must have earned at least an overall 3.5 grade point average, earned at least a 25 on the ACT (or an equivalent score on the SAT) along with leadership ability and achievement in previous pursuits, whether of a scholastic or extracurricular nature. Students must also be an Alabama resident and a U.S. citizen or permanent resident to receive this award. Preference will be given to students who plan to pursue a degree in the sciences, or who have declared a pre-medicine major.