Dr. William E. Doggett III Endowed Study Abroad Scholarship in Foreign Languages and Literatures
The Dr. William E. Doggett III Endowed Study Abroad Scholarship in Foreign Languages and Literatures provides support funding in the form of student scholarships to do study abroad in a foreign language, linguistics, or literature. Preference shall be given to students with a focus in French or German, but students of all language minor programs offered by the DFLL may apply.
1. Applicants for the Dr. William E. Doggett III Study Abroad Scholarship must be currently enrolled in a degree-granting program at UAB with a declared major in FLL or a declared minor in any language supported by the Department of Foreign Language and Literatures.
2. Eligible students must have completed at least three credit hours at the 100 level or higher at UAB in the language to be studied abroad before the funds will be paid out.
3. Applicants should demonstrate solid academic promise and have earned at least an overall 3.0 grade point average in UAB coursework completed prior to the time of application.
4. Preference will be given to applicants who are deserving of financial assistance as determined by the selection committee based on the information provided by the student when applying for the scholarship. Applicants do not have to qualify for federal financial assistance in order to be considered for this scholarship.
The number of students selected shall be left to the discretion of the selection committee. Awards will range from $1,000.00 to $1,500.00, based on the spendable income earned on the endowment fund plus any other available funding.