Scholarships & Fellowships

Boren Scholarship

Funding opportunities for U.S. undergraduate students to study less commonly taught languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests, including Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Boren Scholars represent a pool of highly motivated individuals who wish to work in the federal national security arena. In exchange for funding, Boren Scholars commit to working in the federal government for at least one year after graduation. Click here for more information.

External scholarships

View a list of external scholarships available to University of Alabama students. Award amounts and deadlines vary.

Internal UA scholarships

View a list of internal scholarships available to University of Alabama students. Award amounts and deadlines vary.


Ben Franklin Travel Grant

The Ben Franklin Travel Grant aims at giving students enrolled in an American University an opportunity to discover France. Opened to sophomore, junior & senior students who are enrolled in a double major including one major in French and one major in another discipline. Consideration will also be given to students enrolled in a minor/certificate in French and majoring in another subject. Applications from students who are in a course combining French and a non-humanities major such as pre-med, law, engineering, sciences, computer sciences, mathematics, business & management are encouraged.
Deadline: March
Award: $900 stipend

Fulbright study/research grants

Deadline: October 11, 2016
Award: varies

Capstone International Center Funding

The Office of Academic Affairs and the Capstone International Center (CIC) offers limited funding to students who are participating in non-study abroad international activities related to their degree programs. Qualifying activities include, but are not limited to, attendance at conferences, presentations at conferences, internships, service-learning, and volunteering. Contact for application.
Deadline: rolling basis
Award: $200-$500