UAB Scholarships for International Students in the USA: The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) extends an invitation to international undergraduate students aspiring to enroll in degree programs within the United States to apply for their prestigious scholarships.
The UAB International Scholarship, with a value of $7,500 per annum, is open to individuals who are embarking on their first year of full-time studies and have graduated from secondary or high school within two years prior to the intake. A minimum grade point average of 3.0/4.0 is required for eligibility.
Sponsorship for these scholarships is provided by the University of Alabama at Birmingham, located in the USA.
The scholarships will be hosted at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA, and are awarded in the form of tuition assistance.
Scholarship Type: Tuition award
Scholarship Value: $7,500
Number of Scholarships: Multiple
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Eligible Nationalities: International students
UAB Scholarships for International Students | Eligibility Criteria
Candidates seeking the UAB Scholarships for international students must fulfill the subsequent eligibility criteria:
Applicants should possess international student status.
Admission to an undergraduate degree program is mandatory.
The scholarship pertains to undergraduate courses available at the University.
Selection is based on academic excellence.
Enrollment in the Honours program on a full-time basis during the awarded semester.
Submission of a high school diploma or its equivalent.
Candidates are expected to exhibit strong motivation, responsibility, and the capacity to work independently within a structured framework, coupled with effective interpersonal and communication skills.
An offer for a full-time program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA, is a prerequisite.
Application assessment hinges on merit and demonstration of leadership capabilities.
English Language Requirement: Applicants are required to provide proof of meeting the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s stipulated minimum English language proficiency standards.
Application Method: You can submit your application online via one of two pathways: (1) Utilizing the institution’s dedicated application platform, or (2) Through the Common Application. Candidates are advised to complete only one application.
Required Submission Components for UAB Application:
A fully accomplished application form;
A non-refundable $40 application fee, payable via credit or debit card, or eligibility for an application fee waiver;
Official high school transcript;
Official ACT or SAT scores: Scores can be included on an official high school transcript or sent directly from ACT or the College Board. Direct submission from these organizations is accepted as official for admission purposes;
Transcripts can be submitted both electronically and through mail – Address for Mailed Transcripts: Transcripts must be sent directly to UAB from the educational institution to be deemed official. For transcripts routed through a secure transcript service (e.g., Parchment, eScrip, or National Student Clearinghouse), please select University of Alabama at Birmingham from the provided dropdown menu.
April 1st, May 1st, and November 1st.
Website link: https://www.uab.edu/admissions/cost/scholarships/international-students