Undergraduate Scholarships

Students wishing to use their existing undergraduate scholarships toward a study abroad program should consult:

Office of Undergraduate Scholarships:

Local: (205) 348-8201

Toll Free: 1 (800) 933-BAMA (2262)

Located on the 2nd floor of the Student Services Center (across from the Ferg/Starbucks)

The applicability of scholarships is determined by the Office of Undergraduate Scholarships.Programs must be credit-bearing and affiliated with The University of Alabama. Applicability is based on:

  1. Type of scholarship (i.e. tuition only, tuition + stipend, etc.)
  2. Type of program (i.e. faculty-led, exchange, affiliate, etc.)
  3. Payment process (billed through UA or outside entity)
  4. Number of credit hours being attempted

In order to request that existing undergraduate scholarships go toward a study abroad program, students must complete the “Scholarship for Study Abroad Request.”

  1. Log in to mybama
  2. Select the “Admissions/Scholarships” tab on the far left
  3. Locate the “Scholarship for Study Abroad Request Form” which may be found in the “Scholarship” box, the first section of the Admissions/Scholarships page
  4. Complete the form (see below for an example) and click submit

The Office of Undergraduate Scholarships will be notified of your request. Submission of this request does not guarantee that these funds will be granted. If you would like to confirm the approval of your request and/or receive detailed information regarding the amount you will receive, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Scholarships after submitting a request form.

Image of the Scholarship for Study Abroad Request form on myBama:

Study Abroad Scholarship UA Request form

Existing UA Undergraduate Tuition Scholarships include:

  • National Merit and National Achievement(and Study Abroad Stipend –see below)
  • Academic Elite Scholarships
  • National Alumni Association Crimson Scholarships
  • In-State Scholarships
    • Capstone Scholar
    • Collegiate Scholar
    • Foundation in Excellence Scholarship
    • Presidential Scholar
  • Out-of-State Scholarships
    • Capstone Scholar
    • Collegiate Scholar
    • Foundation in Excellence Scholarship
    • UA Scholar
    • Presidential Scholar

National Merit –Study Abroad Stipend

Students who receive the National Merit Scholarship can also request to use the one-time $2,000 stipend for study abroad. Students must complete the “Stipend Allowance Request.”

    1. Log in to mybama
    2. Select the “Admissions/Scholarships” tab on the far left
    3. Locate the “Stipend Allowance Request” which is found in the “Scholarship” box, the first section of the Admissions/Scholarships page
    4. Complete the form (see below for an example) and click submit

 

Screenshot of “Stipend Allowance Request” form on myBama:

Study Abroad Stipend UA Request form

For more information visit our Frequently Asked Questions page!