Graduate Scholarships

The UAH Honors College encourages students to apply for prestigious graduate scholarships. We have gathered together information on these pages to help you apply.

You should realize that most of these scholarships require you to begin generating your record and your application very early in your college career. It is also important that you pick a scholarship that fits your particular interests, abilities, and goals. The scholarships below are not an exhaustive list of possible scholarships; you are encouraged to apply for any graduate scholarships you feel suit you. People in the Honors College will be happy to support you. The scholarships below have dedicated advisers on the UAH Campus. Each scholarship has a dedicated page detailing application.

Critical Language Scholarship (CLS)

The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is a program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language and cultural immersion program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and building relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning.

Harry S. Truman Scholarship

The Harry S. Truman Scholarship is a $30,000 award for those planning to go into public service. The Foundation defines "public service" as employment in government at any level, uniformed services, public interest organizations, nongovernmental research and/or educational organizations, public and private schools, and public service oriented nonprofit organizations such as those whose primary purposes are to help needy or disadvantaged persons or to protect the environment.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GFRP)

The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GFRP) is a very prestigious national fellowship. It supports outstanding graduate students pursuing Master's or PhD degree at accredited US institutions in NSF supported science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The goal of the NSF GRFP is to develop the next generation of scientific leaders who will contribute significantly to research, teaching, and innovations in science and engineering.

Marshall Scholarship

To strengthen the "enduring relationship between British and American peoples," the Marshall Scholarship seeks leaders in any field to do their graduate studies in a British University for 1-3 years. Marshall Scholars are outstanding scholars and leaders and also show an interest in improving the human condition generally and the U.S.-U.K. relationship more specifically.

Fulbright U.S. Student Program

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program offers academic-year length fellowships for research, creative work, and teaching English in 140 countries. There are two types of Fulbright grants available.