Graduate Scholarships


UAH graduate students interested in receiving scholarships should submit a scholarship application by December 1 of each year for priority consideration. If you currently have a scholarship, check your scholarship description to determine if submitting a scholarship application each year is required.

UAH Competitive Scholarships

Alumni, parents, and friends, along with corporations, foundations, and organizations have established scholarship funds recognizing academic merit, demonstrated financial need and athletic or artistic talent. Awards vary from funds for textbooks to full tuition and mandatory fees. These scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis.

Students interested in being considered for Competitive scholarships must submit a UAH Scholarship application by December 1 of each year for priority consideration.

See Competitive Scholarships for a description of all UAH competitive scholarships.

Important Scholarship Dates

August 1 Competitive scholarships application available
December 1

Deadline for priority consideration of competitive scholarships.

Applications submitted after this date will be considered for any remaining competitive awards after the initial selection process is completed.

January-March Competitive scholarship application review
April 1 Financial Aid award letters mailed
May 1 Acceptance deadline for all scholarship offers
How do I accept my scholarship?

Once a competitive scholarship application has been submitted, changes can only be made by contacting the Office of Financial Aid.

For additional scholarship opportunities for graduate students, please contact the Office of Financial Aid 256.824.6650 or

Requested changes may be emailed to

Please note that a requested change will necessitate changing your application password