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 Departmental Awards

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 Departmental scholarships must submit a UAH Scholarship application by December 1 of each year for priority consideration.

See Departmental Scholarships for a description of all UAH departmental scholarships.

Important Scholarship Dates

August 1 Departmental scholarships application available
December 1 Priority consideration deadline for departmental scholarships
January-February Departmental scholarship application review
End of February Departmental scholarship notification letters mailed
May 1 Acceptance deadline for all scholarship offers
How do I accept my scholarship?

Once a departmental scholarship application has been submitted, no changes can be made other than editing or re-sending email requests for letters of recommendation. Applicants should contact the Financial Aid Office for additional updates.

For additional scholarship opportunities for graduate students, please contact the Financial Aid Office 256.824-6650 or

Requested changes may be emailed to or

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