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General Scholarships

The University of Montevallo offers general scholarships that vary in award criteria, and amounts.

A special application must be completed to apply for the following scholarships. Contact the office or individual listed for an application.

Available Scholarships

  • Alumni Legacy Scholarship

    $500. One-time award available to the children and/or grandchildren of active University of Montevallo alumni. The award may be used at the University of Montevallo Bookstore to purchase books and supplies. Guidelines and online application can be found here or contact University Advancement and Alumni Affairs at (205) 665-6215.

    Deadline: July 1.

  • Ann Connolly Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to a junior or senior female student living in Hanson Hall who is registered for minimum 14 semester hours; 3.0 GPA. Contact the Office of Admissions, admissions@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6030.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Ann Lowery Bains Student Trustee Award/Scholarship

    Presented to the member of the student body serving as student trustee.

  • Birdie Foote Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to students from Washington and Clarke counties. Contact the Office of Admissions, admissions@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6030.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Compass Bank Scholarship

    Amount Varies. Available to rising junior or senior student making satisfactory progress toward a degree; first preference given to employees or dependents of Compass Bank. Contact the Office of Admissions, admissions@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6030.

  • Carrie McClure Knox Scholarship

    $250. Available to students from Calhoun or Talladega counties. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Class of 1952 Memorial Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to an academically deserving upper-class student who is in need of financial assistance to complete his/her education at UM. Submit application online here or contact University Advancement at 205-665-6215.

    Deadline: April 1.

  • David E. Crawford Memorial Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to a student with sophomore or higher status; 2.75 GPA; financial need. Contact the Office of Admissions, admissions@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6030.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Head/Cleveland Scholarship

    Amount varies. To apply, students must have a minimum of 30 credit hours earned at the University of Montevallo, demonstrated academic achievement, and financial need. Minimum GPA 3.2. Please click here to download application for this scholarship.

    Deadline: Mid-March.

  • Hope Bryant Smith Service Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to student with sophomore standing with a 3.0 GPA and an active role in community service. To apply, students need to send a resumé and one page narrative/description of community service involvement to: Dr. Carolyn Miller Kirby, millerc@montevallo.edu.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Dr. James F. Vickery Jr. Scholarship

    Amount Varies. Available to students from the Montgomery area that have demonstrated academic achievement and school leadership. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1

  • Joe and Christine Griffin Callahan Scholarship

    Amount Varies. Available to students from Calhoun or Clay counties. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1

  • Joseph and Syble Brindley Leadership Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to current undergraduate students with a minimum 3.0 GPA and exhibiting community leadership experience. Contact Carolyn Miller Kirby, 205-665-6591 or millerc@montevallo.edu.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Lucy Harper Hall Scholarship

    $100. Available to junior or senior women with a minimum 3.50 GPA. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Madge Scarbrough Mullins Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to entering freshmen with financial need from Chilton County High School. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Madge Scarbrough Mullins Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to students with financial need from Chilton County High School. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1

  • Mary F. Estes Scholarship

    $1,500. Available to Non-Traditional student (24 years or older) in financial need. Must be a student in the College of Arts and Sciences with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Not renewable. For an application, contact the Office of Admissions, admissions@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6030.

  • Minnie Mitchell Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to students from the Mobile area. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Miss Alabama Scholarship

    Tuition, activity fee, room and board. Available to the winner of the Miss Alabama competition.

    Deadline: August 1.

  • Miss Alabama Talent

    Tuition and activity fee. Available to preliminary winners.

    Deadline: August 1.

  • Prudence Walker Gilliland Scholarship

    Amount varies. Available to student from Etowah County. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Rizpah Dudley Memorial Scholarship

    $100. Available to junior or senior women with a minimum 3.50 GPA. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1.

  • Rodney Davis and Mike Strong Chelsea Scholarship

    Awarded to a student from Chelsea, Alabama with an overall 3.0 GPA and above UM average on the ACT, record of community service, employment experience and financial need required. For questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services, finaid@montevallo.edu or (205) 665-6050. For an application, click here.

    Deadline: March 1

  • Sarah G. Palmer Adult Returning Students Scholarship For Adult Returning Students

    Academic Scholarship- $1,800. Scholarship available for adult returning students of any major.  Usually awarded to students with freshman or sophomore standing. Must complete an essay of between 500-800 words. See English scholarships for more information. Scholarship is not renewable.

    Deadline: February 6, 2015.