• UWA International Programs Scholarships

    Application packets may be emailed to Dr. Mark Davis (mdavis@uwa.edu) by the deadline of April 14 by 11:59 pm Central US time.

     

    Language Score Scholarship  
      Eligibility: First-time entering F-1 students (undergraduate or graduate) studying at least one full semester at UWA. Awards go to the top language scores above the minimum scores listed below. The number of scholarships is based on the availability of funding, but a maximum of six can be awarded.
    Requirements: Submit your application on-time with your English Proficiency test scores. To be eligible, you must have a minimum of 6.5 on the IELTS, 550 on the paper based TOEFL (213 CBT or 80 IBT), 176 on the Cambridge English Scale, or 750 on the TOIEC. Test scores must be received by the Office of Admissions before the student’s acceptance to The University of West Alabama in order to be eligible to apply for the scholarship. A student may substitute the above requirements with SAT scores (1000 critical reading + math with minimum of 550 on the critical reading portion). A scanned copy of the required score must be on file with UWA prior to submitting the application.
    Required to obtain and continue scholarship: 10 hours of volunteer requirement in the International Program Ambassador program per semester. On campus residency required.
    Benefits: $500/per semester for up to two semesters.

    Language Score Scholarship Application
       
    Exceptional International Undergraduate Student Scholarship
      Eligibility: First-time entering F-1 undergraduate students studying at least one full semester.
    Top F-1 student-applicants based on all the required information.
    Required documents: Application form, Evaluated Transcript*, CV(resume), Essay, and Recommendation.
    Evaluators on this scholarship will take into account all submitted information requested in the application to make their decisions.
    * For a list of approved transcript evaluation services, please see the members section of this website: http://www.naces.org/members.htm
    Required to obtain and continue scholarship: 20 hours of volunteer requirement in the International Program Ambassador program per semester. On campus residency is required.
    Benefits: $1000/ per semester scholarship for up to two semesters for first-time entering undergraduate students studying at least one full semester. The number of scholarships is based on the availability of funding, but a maximum of 5 can be awarded.

    Exceptional International Undergraduate Student Scholarship Application
       
    Exceptional International Graduate Student Scholarship
      Eligibility: First-time entering F-1 graduate students studying at least one full semester.
    Top F-1 student-applicants based on all the required information. Awards will go to the top student-applicants based on all the required information.
    Required documents: GRE score (Biology and Psychology), Application Form, Evaluated Transcript*, CV(resume), Essay, Recommendation. The number of scholarships is based on the availability of funding. Evaluators on this scholarship will take into account all submitted information requested in the application to make their decisions.
    * For a list of approved transcript evaluation services, please see the members section of this website: http://www.naces.org/members.htm
    Required to obtain and continue scholarship: 20 hours of volunteer requirement in the International Program Ambassador program per semester. On campus residency required.
    Benefits: $1000/ per semester scholarship for up to two semesters for first-time entering graduate students studying at least one full semester. The number of scholarships is based on the availability of funding, but a maximum of 2 can be awarded.
    Note: The Language Proficiency scholarship and the Exceptional student scholarship can be combined, but do require separate applications.

    Exceptional International Graduate Student Scholarship Application