Scholarships for Alabama Residents

If you are an Alabama resident attending college in the state, you should know that there are a variety of scholarship opportunities available to you. Many of these scholarships are funded by nonprofit and state-sponsored organizations, such as the Alabama Student Assistance Program, the Alabama Student Grant Program, the Southeast Alabama Community Foundation and the CollegeCounts Scholarship Program. Other scholarships are offered by individual colleges, such as Jacksonville State University, the University of Alabama and Auburn University. Applicants will typically need to submit an essay, provide SAT scores or meet a minimum GPA. Financial need, choice of major or membership in an underrepresented group also may be considered. If you live in Alabama and you’d like to learn more about scholarships for Alabama residents, read on.

Showing 1-20 of 21 scholarships
View Details The Charles Clarke Cordle Memorial Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|Alabama|
  • Major: Study |Electronics|Communications|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students pursuing study in the field of electronics, communications, or related fields in an institution in Georgia and Alabama. Applicants must have any active Amateur Radio License Class.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details The James Cothran, KD3NI, Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Virginia|West Virginia|Georgia|Alabama|Pennsylvania|South Carolina|Southern New Jersey, NJ|Western New York, NY|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|Maryland|Washington|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |North Carolina|Florida|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students with active Amateur Radio License Class. Applicants must be residents of Atlantic Division (DE, MD, PA, Southern NJ, Western NY), the Roanoke Division (NC, SC, VA, WV), the Southeastern Division (AL, FL, GA) or Washington, D.C.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details MGMA Southern Section Scholarship Sponsored by MGMA Southern Section American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Oklahoma|Arkansas|Texas|Georgia|Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|South Carolina|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Louisiana|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|Missouri|Kentucky|
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This scholarship is open to students residing in one of the MGMA Southern Section states (Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Missouri, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas) who is enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program relevant to medical practice management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Deep South Region Scholarship Florida Federation of Garden Clubs
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Louisiana|
  • School (College): Attend a |College| in |Florida|
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This scholarship is available to a Florida student (graduating high school senior entering college), sophomore, junior, or senior attending a college in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi or Tennessee.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The Southeastern DX Club Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|Alabama|Puerto Rico|United States Virgin Islands|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Computer Science|
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This scholarship was started to benefit students pursuing a degree in Engineering or Computer Science. Applicant must be an active member of an amateur radio club affiliated with the ARRL.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details The North Fulton Amateur Radio League Scholarship American Radio Relay League (ARRL) Foundation, Inc.
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  • 900
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Georgia|Alabama|Puerto Rico|Virgin Islands|
  • Organization: American Radio Relay League (ARRL) (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are members of The American Radio Relay League (ARRL) pursuing studies in the field of Engineering or Computer Science. Applicants must be a resident of Georgia.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • School (College): Attend a |Community College|Junior College|Public College|
  • Athletics: |Athletics|
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This scholarship was started to benefit full-time students enrolled in public junior and community colleges in the state of Alabama. Applicants must demonstrate athletic ability. Financial need is not required.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Alabama Student Assistance Program Alabama Commission on Higher Education
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  • 300 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • School (College): |Eligible State Institution|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to undergraduates who are residents of Alabama and are attend an eligible Alabama institutions
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • School (College): Attend a |Community College|Junior College|
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Junior and Community College Performing Arts Scholarship Program is a program that is based on talent exhibited by the applicants through a competitive audition. The scholarship provides support for instate tuition fee of an eligible student who is attending a public junior and community colleges.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Adrienne Pope-Kelly Washington Fund Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Advancement Foundation, Inc.
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|
  • School (College): Attend an |Historically black colleges and universities|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Adrienne Pope-Kelly Washington Fund is awarded to an undergraduate student from Alabama, Tennessee, Mississippi. Applicant must attend Historically black colleges and universities
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Two-Year College Academic Scholarship Program Alabama Commission on Higher Education
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|
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Two-Year College Academic Scholarship Program is provided to students who are enrolled at a public two-year post-high school institution. The applicants who are in-state residents are given priority. The program is not based on financial need but on academic merit.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details William H. Harrison, Jr. Memorial Scholarship American Welding Society Foundation, Inc.
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  • 3,750
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mobile, AL|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Welding|
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This scholarship has been created by the Mobile Section in memory of William H. Harrison, Jr. It is available to high school graduate who will 2-year associates degree in welding and/or engineering, or a certificate in welding and/or engineering. Applicants must be a US citizen and resident of the Mobile geographical area who will attend a two-year course of study that will result in at least an associates degree.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Stephen F. Carlisle Memorial Scholarship American Welding Society Foundation, Inc.
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mobile, AL|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Welding|
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This scholarship is open to high school graduate or GED recipient who will pursue a degree in welding and/or engineering or a certificate in welding and/or engineering.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Leo D. Veal Memorial Scholarship American Welding Society Foundation, Inc.
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  • 1,750
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Mobile, AL|
  • School (College): Attend a |Two-year|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Welding|
background
Established in memory of Leo Veal, this scholarship is open to high school graduates or GED recipients. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of the Mobile geographical area who will pursue a two-year associates degree in welding or engineering.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Goldie Bateson Scholarship Ladies Professional Golf Association
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  • 250
  • 10 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Iowa|Minnesota|Wisconsin|Michigan|Arkansas|Mississippi|Alabama|Tennessee|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|Louisiana|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Indiana|Missouri|Kentucky|
background
The scholarship was established to education opportunities to junior golfers who have an interest in learning and playing the game of golf.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • Disability: |Legally Blind|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school graduate|
background
Alabama Scholarships for Dependents of Blind Parents is an award given to students from Alabama where the head of the family is blind. The applicants must also have a family income that is insufficient to provide educational benefits for attendance at an Alabama postsecondary institution.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Magic City Classic Scholarship The United Negro College Fund
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • School (College): Attend |Alabama A&M University (AL)|Alabama State University (AL)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
background
To commemorate the Classic's 74th anniversary, this scholarship was established in 2015. This scholarship was intended to benefit Juniors and Seniors attending Alabama State University or Alabama A&M University. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
key information
  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • Organization: National Guard, Alabama (Military)
  • School (College): |Community College|Accredited College or University|Technical College|Junior College|
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The Alabama National Guard Educational Assistance Program was established by the Legislature of the State of Alabama to benefit active members of the Alabama National Guard with good standing. Applicants must be a resident of Alabama and be enrolled in degree programs at accredited postsecondary institutions in the said state.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 100 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • Organization: Alabama Farmers Federation (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |University|Two-year|Four-year|College|Technical School|Technical School|
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This scholarship was established to help cover the cost of college or technical school. Open to high school graduates planning to enroll in a two- or four-year college, university or technical school in the State of Alabama. Alabama Farmers Federation Membership is required.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Alabama Student Grant Program Alabama Commission on Higher Education
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Alabama|
  • School (College): Attend |Miles College (AL)|Oakwood University (AL)|Amridge University (AL)|Birmingham-Southern College (AL)|Concordia CollegeAlabama (AL)|Faulkner University (AL)|Huntingdon College (AL)|Judson College (AL)|Samford University (AL)|South University (GA)|Spring Hill College (AL)|Stillman College (AL)|United States Sports Academy (AL)|University of Mobile (AL)|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to students of an eligible independent Alabama college or university.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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