Undergraduate Scholarships

Frances C. Roberts Scholarship

Qualifications:

  • Must be a history major
  • Must have a junior or senior standing (undergraduate students are preferred, but graduate students can work with the Office of Financial Aid)
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must have a UAH GPA of 3.5
  • Must show academic potential and promise

This scholarship is eligible for renewal for up to two years, and financial needs are considered.

John Hendricks Scholarship

Qualifications:

  • Must be a history major
  • Must be a full-time undergraduate student

This scholarship is based on academic merit, citizenship, and leadership and is eligible for renewal for up to four years of undergraduate study (if the recipient remains in good academic standing). It may also include support for room, board, and other expenses (determined by the university). Award recipient(s) will be selected by the UAH Financial Aid Committee (on the recommendation of the History Department)

Heritage Junior Woman's Scholarship

Qualifications:

  • Must be a female history major
  • Must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student

This scholarship is based on academic merit, citizenship, and leadership and is awarded for one year only; however, previous recipients may reapply. The award may also include support for room, board, and other expenses (determined by the university), and financial needs are considered.

Contact

For scholarship application forms and deadlines:

Dr. Christine Sears

Chair of the department of history

Morton Hall 206G
256.824.2573
christine.sears@uah.edu