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Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Buck Creek Industries Scholarship To provide financial assistance to an outstanding and deserving student. Entering freshman. Financial need. Academic achievement. Community involvement. Apply Now
James I. Harrison Scholarship Awarded to students with financial need. Apply Now
Vulcan Materials National Merit Scholarship Apply Now
Dr. James F. Vickrey Scholarship Awarded to a freshman or upperclassman from the Montgomery area who have outstanding academic records and are involved as leaders in school activities. Apply Now
Prudence Walker Gilliland Scholarship Awarded to students with outstanding academic record. Preference given to graduates of Etowah County and Hokes Bluff High Schools. Financial need. Renewable with 3.0 GPA. Apply Now
Lamont Franklin Scholarship Fund Awarded to a student from Calera High School. Based on achievements in the college preparatory track that indicate academic promise and qualify the student for admission to the University. Apply Now
Patrick Gordon Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund Awarded to a student from Priceville High School, who has shown leadership in the community and can demonstrate financial need. Apply Now
Mabel P. Sewell Memorial Scholarship Awarded to one or more students from Selma (Dallas County). Students must be a freshman with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Apply Now
Ernest Slaughter, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Awarded to a freshman with a high school GPA of 3.0 or above, that has an above UM average ACT score, a record of good citizenship and community involvement and can demonstrate financial need. Apply Now
The Laraine F. McChesney Scholarship Endowment Awarded to students with demonstrated financial need. Apply Now
Madge Scarborough Mullins Scholarship Awarded to a student from Chilton County High School, who have a successful record of academic and community achievements with demonstrated financial need. Apply Now
Kathryn and Margery Purdy Scholarship Awarded to students who demonstrate financial need and show academic potential. Provide funding for COE Teacher/Leader Scholarships. Apply Now
Vulcan Materials Company Scholarship Applicant must be the dependent or a grandchild of Vulcan Materials Company employee. Apply Now
Gary Aldridge Memorial Scholarship Awarded to a student from Decatur and with the recommendation from the Boys and Girls Club. Apply Now
Maude Stallings Gross Alumni Scholarship Awarded to an exemplary high school student with demonstrated financial need. Awarded to students from the state of Alabama. Apply Now
Mary F. Estes Scholarship Awarded to a non-traditional student (aged 24 years and up) majoring in an area within the College of Arts and Sciences, with demonstrated financial need, whose academic record and extracirricular activities indicate potential for success at UM. Apply Now
David E. Crawford Memorial Endowed Scholarship Awarded to a sophomore or higher student, with a minimum 2.75 GPA and with demonstrated financial need. Apply Now
BBVA Compass Bank Endowed Scholarship Apply Now
Tara Owen Scholarship Fund Awarded to a senior from Shelby County High School with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must complete the scholarship application provided by the SCHS guidance counselor. The scholarship is non-renewable. Apply Now
Marguerite Hall Scholarship Endowment Awarded to students based on academic achievements with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Special consideration given to students involvement and activity within their community, with weight given to evidence of good citizenship. Scholarship may be renewed if student maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA. Apply Now
John & Bettie Meadows Scholarship Awarded to a student from McAdory High School (Jefferson County), who is involved in school activities, with preference given to sports and band. Students must have an ACT score at or above the average of UM freshman. Apply Now
Ann Kohen Parker Memorial Scholarship Awarded to students with financial need. Apply Now
Kilgore/Elledge Scholarship Awarded to female student with financial need from Anniston High School or Calhoun County, with a GPA of a “C” or above. Applicants must provide a letter of recommendation from their high school counselor. Apply Now
Col. James and Dr. Norma Nabors Scholarship Awarded to a junior or senior majoring in Business or History. Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in core subjects taken at UM. Apply Now
Rodney Davis and Mike Strong Chelsea Scholarship Awarded to a full-time student, entering freshman from Chelsea, AL with a minimum GPA of 3.0, an above average ACT, with record of community and extracurricular activities. Applicants must complete the FAFSA. If no student from Chelsea is available to award, the scholarship can be awarded to any student from Shelby County. Apply Now
William Bradford Stephens Scholarship Awarded annually to a student from Chelsea High School, with a minimum 2.5 GPA and a record of good citizenship and community involvement while in high school. Candidate should represent leadership and integrity and have potential to become worthy citizens through responsibility. Students must demonstrate financial need. If no student from Chelsea is available to award, the scholarship can be awarded to any student from Shelby County. Apply Now
Class of 1959 Alumni Scholarship Awarded to incoming freshman with a minimum 3.0 GPA, an above average ACT or other college exam score, with demonstrated financial need. This scholarship is renewable as long as academic requirements are met. Apply Now
Joe and Christine Callahan Calhoun County Scholarship Awarded to a student from Calhoun County with priority given to dependents of law enforcement. Apply Now
Joe and Christine Callahan Clay County Scholarship Awarded to a student from Clay County with priority given to dependents of law enforcement. Apply Now
Wales W. Wallace Scholarship Endowment Awarded to students from Shelby County with demonstrated financial need, academic record, extracurricular activities that indicate potential for leadership at UM. Apply Now
Kitty Stansell Dragonette Scholarship Fund Awarded to a first generation female student, with an ACT at or above the University average, with demonstrated financial need. Apply Now
Shelby Academy Scholarship Awarded to a student who is the descendent of a Shelby Academy alumn. If there is no student fitting this criteria, award can be given to any student from a Shelby County high school. Apply Now
Cythia Shackelford Scholarship Fund Awarded to a deserving student with demonstrated financial need. Apply Now
Katrina Bethune Collins Memorial Awarded to a deserving student from the Birmingham City School System. Students are eligible to reapply four times. Apply Now
Anna Papanek Memorial Scholarship Awarded to a student with demonstrated financial need, preference given to students with 2.0 GPA. Apply Now
Protective Life Endowed Scholarship Awarded to a first generation student with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarship can be renewed for up to four years total. Apply Now
Lucy Underwood Endowed Scholarship Awarded to a student with demonstrated financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarship can be renewed. Apply Now
Elsbeth Barrick and Eunice Ivy Endowed Scholarship Awarded to a student with demonstrated financial need. Preference given to a female student. Apply Now
Central State Bank Endowed Scholarship Awarded to students from Shelby County with demonstrated financial need. Apply Now
The Dr. Betty J Bosdell Endowed Scholarship for Single Parents Awarded to single parents with demonstrated financial need and in good standing with UM. Apply Now
Ann Connolly Scholarship Awarded to a student who is registered for a minimum 14 hours and has a 3.0 or higher GPA. Special consideration will be given to members of Chi Omega. Apply Now
Minnie S. Mitchell Scholarship Awarded to a student from the Mobile, AL area. Apply Now
Foundation Board Scholarship Fund Tier 1: Awarded to students who interviewed for MAPS but were bot awarded. Tier 2: Students who applied for a MAPS interview but were not granted an interview. Tier 3: Students who were awarded the PHS but did not apply for a MAPS interview. Tier 4: Students who were awarded the FLS, ARS or MALS, respectfully. Apply Now
Ann Lowery Bains Student Trustee Award/Scholarship Presented to the member of the student body serving as student trustee.
Birdie Foote Scholarship Available to students from Washington and Clarke counties. Apply Now
Class of 1952 Memorial Scholarship Available to an academically deserving upper-class student who is in need of financial assistance to complete his/her education at UM. Apply Now
Head/Cleveland Scholarship Students must have a minimum of 30 credit hours earned at the University of Montevallo, emonstrated academic achievement and financial need. Minimum GPA 3.2. Apply Now
Hope Bryant Smith Service Scholarship Available to student with at least sophomore standing with a 3.0 GPA and an active role in community service. Applicant must also send a resumé and one page narrative/description of community service involvement to the Office of Alumni Affairs. Apply Now
Joseph and Syble Brindley Leadership Scholarship Available to current undergraduate students with a minimum 3.0 GPA and exhibiting community leadership experience. Apply Now
Same Sweet Girls Scholarship Available to a full time, female, adult returning student with a 3.0 GPA who has financial needs. The scholarship may be renewed with 3.0 GPA as funds are available. Apply Now
Sarah G. Palmer Adult Returning Students 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. Apply Now
WoodmenLife Falcons Annual Scholarship Available to any student who is a WoodmenLife dues paying member of an Alabama-North Regional Chapter. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Non-renewable, but recipients may reapply. Apply Now
Class of 1958 Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Class of 1948 Scholarship Awarded to student with great financial need or who has experienced an emergency situation resulting in immediate need. Apply Now
Emma Dean Huston Nathews Shelby County Alumni Scholarship Applicant must be from Shelby County. Apply Now
Madison County Alumni Scholarship Applicant must be from Madison County. Apply Now
Class of 1962 Scholarship Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Apply Now
Jennifer C. Monroe Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be from Homewood High School. Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Apply Now
Class of 1956 Scholarship Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Apply Now
James R. Wilkinson Scholarship Applicant must be a full-time student. Apply Now
Class of 1953 Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Applicant must have an ACT score of 26 or higher. Apply Now
Pelham and Gladys Merrill Scholarship Endowment Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Applicant must have an ACT score of 23 or higher. Apply Now
Martha Byrd Gates Norton Scholarship Applicant must be from Madison County. Apply Now
The Woman’s Club House of the Third District of the AL Federation of Women’s Clubs, Inc. Scholarship Applicant must be a Sophomore, Junior or Senior. Applicant must be female. Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Class of 1950 Alumni Scholarship Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Apply Now
Isabell Henderson Threadgill Scholarship Applicant must be from Mobile or Baldwin County. Apply Now
Smitherman Minority Book Scholarship Available to minority junior and senior students to be used at the University of Montevallo Bookstore toward the purchase of books and supplies needed to assist in the successful completion of college. Minimum GPA of 2.50. Apply Now
L. Holland Floyd Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Applicant must be the dependent of a University of Montevallo physical plant employee. Apply Now
Joyce Thomas Fuller Memorial Scholarship Apply Now
Kitty Stansell Dragonette Scholarship Applicant must be a first generation student. Applicant must be female. Applicant must have an ACT score of 23 or higher. Apply Now
Girl Scout Gold Award Applicant must have earned the Girl Scout Gold Award. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Robyn Boyd Student Leadership Scholarship Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now

Alumni Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Alumni Leadership Scholarship Applicants must be entering freshmen. Applicants must be accepted for admission to the University of Montevallo. Applicants must be actively involved in and/or in leadership roles in both their school and community. Proof of leadership must include activity involvement outside of their religious affiliation. This may be done through a portfolio, written essay form, pictures and/or other documentation. Applicants must write a one page essay explaining why they want to attend UM and how their leadership and academic qualities would be an asset to the university. Applicants must submit at least two but no more than three letters of recommendation. Only one letter may be from a leader of a religious affiliation. Completed online application. Apply Now
Alumni Legacy Book Scholarship Students who are children or grandchildren of active alumni are eligible to apply. The parent or grandparent must hold an undergraduate or graduate degree from UM and be considered an active donor to the University of Montevallo Foundation for three of the past five years. Alumni giving for the purposes of determining active status must be completed before the July 1 scholarship deadline in the current year. Interested students indicate they are children or grandchildren of UM graduate on the application. The number of scholarships awarded will be based upon the availability of funds. Completed online application. Apply Now
Junior Alumni Board Leadership Scholarship Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior student at the University of Montevallo or a junior or community college transfer student in pursuit of a degree in their field of study. Applicants must have no less than a cumulative 3.0 GPA from their current university, college or post-secondary school at the time of application. Applicants must be actively involved in their school or community.

  • Applicants must write a two-page paper to include the following:
    • List school or community’s activities, including offices held and awards received.
    • Describe college goals, including the intended degree(s).
    • Describe areas of interest in field of study.

Provide an answer to the following question, “What do you believe makes the University of Montevallo a great university?” Applicants must submit two letters of recommendation. Completed online application.

Apply Now

Veteran and Military Affairs Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
The Ron Nichols Memorial Art Scholarship Must be the grandchild of a Veteran. Art major. Maintain a minimum 2.8 GPA, and be in good standing with the University. Apply Now
The David E. Crenshaw, Jr. Minority Scholarship Must either be a Veteran or the spouse, child, or grandchild of a Veteran. Business major. Maintain a minimum 2.8 GPA, and be in good standing with the University. Apply Now
The Walt Johnson Family Memorial Scholarship Must either be a Veteran or the spouse, child, or grandchild of a Veteran. Must write and submit one paragraph about their service-oriented involvement. Maintain a minimum 2.8 GPA, and be in good standing with the University. Apply Now
Marine Corps League Annual Veteran’s Scholarship Recipients must provide verification that he/she is a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran or the child of a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran. Scholarship can be renewed for a total of four years. Apply Now

Scholarships in College of Fine Arts

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Vivian Nix Autry Endowed Scholarship Financial need. Major in Music Education or Education. Awarded to students from Bibb, Blount, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, Tuscaloosa or Walker Counties. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Anna V. Barton Music Scholarship Financial need. Music major. Awarded to students from Marshall County or any county in Alabama. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Myretta Michelson Beaulieu Piano Scholarship Piano major. Financial need. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
The Helen A. Boykin Scholarship Open for all College of Fine Arts students. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Charles Rendell Calkins, Sr. Scholarship Music major. Specializing in keyboard. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Nina Tait Cook Endowed Scholarship Financial need. Music major. Performance in keyboard. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Mary M. Curtis Music Scholarship Junior or senior. Majoring in Music. 3.0 GPA or above. Awarded to students from Shelby County. Preference given to vocational choice in church music. Demonstrated talent with commitment to a career in music. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Maxine C. Davis Music Library Scholarship Student assistants working in the choral and band libraries. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Dorothy Crabtree Dobbins Scholarship Music major. Students with exceptional promise in the art of playing piano, cello, violin or viola. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Minnie Agnes Priester Dorman Music Scholarship Music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
H. Forrest Duncan and Jo Murphree Scholarship Junior or senior. Majoring in Music. Demonstrated excellent musicianship. Academic success. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Mary Ann Fiery Scholarship Scholarship to be awarded annually. Music major. Specializing in piano. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Gordon F. Taylor Memorial Scholarship Music major. Preference given to choral. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Hoffman Memorial Scholarship Incoming student. Music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Miles & Houston Huffstutler Memorial Scholarship Financial need. Continuing students must be making satisfactory progress toward completing degree requirements and entering students must have demonstrated in previous course work that they will be successful at Montevallo. Posses talents which indicates they will be continuing members of performing groups within the Department of Music. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Alice “Slim” Hyatt Endowed Scholarship Accepted to Department of Music. Awarded annually to three students and award can be renewed for a maximum of four years. Students are eligible to reapply. Majoring in Music. Specializing in Piano. Nephews are allowed to be a part of the selection process. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Jazz Residency Established to fund a jazz residency program. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Harrison D. LeBaron Scholarship Endowment Awarded annually at awards day. Any student who shares music, whether as interpreter in solo performance, participant in formal or informal group music, or in the finest tradition of music education. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Lyman Memorial Scholarship Endowment Music major. Full-time student. Preference given to Voice. 3.0 GPA or above. Award renewable for up to three semesters and reapplication/audition required. Spring audition required annually. If scholarship is lost due to GPA, students may reapply once they have once again reached the minimum GPA requirements. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Stephen and Annette Pickett Scholarship in Music Music major. 2.5 GPA or above. Full-time student. Students must apply and will be determined annually. Previous recipients are eligible to reapply. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
The Lauris & John Stewart Endowment Scholarship Music or Music Education major. Minimum ACT score of 22. 3.0 GPA or above. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Bruce Tolbert Scholarship in Vocal Music Freshman. Music major with vocal preference. B average or better in high school. Audition required. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Dr. John A. Williams Scholarship Endowment for Music Music majors. Full-time student. Good academic standing. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Dr. Robert E. Wright Memorial Scholarship Awarded annually to a junior or senior. Previous recipients can apply. Minimum GPA of 2.5. Full-time student. Students must provide two letters of recommendation from current UM faculty members within the Department of Music, excluding the Chair. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Elizabeth Frances Young Piano Fund Given to a senior on honors day. Music major specializing in Piano. Minimum 2.3 GPA. Proficient in performance and pedagogy. High moral standards. To be selected by one piano faculty member and one theory faculty member. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Friends of the College of Fine Arts Scholarship Awarded to undergraduate students in the College of Fine Arts, who are unable to purchase their required course materials due to financial constraints. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.

Scholarships in College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Ellison Gus Cochrane Scholarship Student majoring in Mathematics with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Apply Now
Joseph M. Cardone Mathematics Scholarship Awarded to a current freshman majoring in, or planning to major in Mathematics. Scholarship is non-renewable. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Dr. William Nicholas Carlisle Endowed Scholarship Student must be a junior or senior majoring in Biology, Chemistry, or Mathematics. Apply Now
Chemistry Department Endowment Available to a Chemistry major. Student must be enrolled in a minimum of one chemistry course per semester. May be renewed for up to three consecutive years. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Jan Eagles Memorial Scholarship in Biology Student majoring in Biology. Apply Now
Ella J. Stewart Future Healthcare Professional Scholarship Freshman students majoring in a healthcare related course of study. Minimum 3.0 GPA and minimum ACT score of 22. Students must write a minimum 1,500 word essay explaining why UM is the right choice for them. Provide a minimum of one letter of recommendation. Preference goes to students majoring in Biology or Chemistry. Apply Now
Rebecca Suzanne Norrell Garza Memorial Scholarship Freshman student majoring in Biology or Mathematics. Minimum overall 3.0 GPA. Priority given to students interested in research. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Hatchett-Thetford Scholarship in Chemistry Student majoring in Chemistry. Minimim 3.25 GPA. Must be making satisfactory progress in the Chemistry program. Apply Now
Jacquita Knight Hauserman Scholarship Junior or senior majoring in Mathematics. Must have completed or be enrolled in Math 310 or an equivalent course. Must be enrolled in a Math 300 or higher course each semester. Overall GPA of 2.75 or above with a Math course GPA of 3.0 or above. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Higdon-Burns Pre-Med Scholarship Student majoring in Pre-Med. Recipients will be awarded annually and are eligible to reapply annually. Apply Now
Dr. Leslie Hubbard Pre-Med Scholarship Student majoring in Pre-Med. Rising senior. Demonstrates a spirit of service to their community. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
William Julian Kennerly Endowed Scholarship Outstanding current freshman student majoring in Mathematics, Biology, or Physics. Scholarship is non-renewable. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Meroney Family Scholarship in Mathematics Student majoring in mathematics. Apply Now
Marjorie Murdock Mathematics Fund Students declared as mathematics majors. Merit based first on math GPA, then if necessary on overall GPA. Renewable for full-time study. Apply Now
Willena Peck Memorial Scholarship Female student enrolled in a natural or physical science. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Ruth Hardwick Perry Scholarship Students majoring in Biology. Must have established financial need. Renewable for up to four years. Awarded to students from Morgan County. Apply Now
Gallatin Brown Rogers Scholarship Full-time students majoring in Biology, Pre-Med, Nursing or other health care areas. Minimum 2.5 GPA. Desire to serve mankind. Priority given to students who are employed while attending UM. Scholarship recipients selected by faculty and awarded at Honors Day.
Eva O. Golson Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be an English major. Applicant must be a Senior. Applicant must have a 3.4 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Tim and Ellen Lupinacci Scholarship Applicant must be an English major. Apply Now
English Merit Scholarship Applicant must be an English major. Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Apply Now
Judy Nordan Trotter Memorial Scholarship

 

Applicant must be an English major.Applicant must be from a High School in Shelby County or adjoining county.

 

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Chemistry Department Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be a chemistry major. Apply Now
Dean of College of Arts and Sciences Viability Scholarship in Chemistry Applicant must be a chemistry major. Applicant must have 3.0 or higher GPA Apply Now
Virginia E. Condry & Dr. Samantha Webb Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be a Behavioral and Science, English, Philosophy, or Foreign Languages major. Apply Now
Elizabeth DeWeese Walker Endowed Scholarship Scholarship is for a female student pursuing a major in the College of Arts & Sciences. Recipient must have a 3.0 minimum GPA and can renew the scholarship for a total of 4 years. Apply Now
Mary Lou Elder Williams Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be a major in the College of Arts & Sciences. Apply Now
John Oliver “Ollie” Tetloff Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences. Apply Now
Robbie Lee Linch Farrow Memorial Scholarship for College of Arts and Sciences Applicant must be a Family and Consumer Sciences major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Apply Now
Laurie Ann Cox Memorial Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement in English Applicant must be an English major. Applicant must be full time. Applicant must be a Junior. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Melba Griffin Scholarship Applicant must be an English major. Applicant must be a Sophomore, Junior, or Senior. Applicant must have a 3.5 GPA. Apply Now
Edith Richards Endowment for English Applicant must be an English major. Apply Now
Game Studies Design Scholarship Awarded by Game Studies Design program coordinator. Awarded by Game Studies Design program coordinator.
Margaret Embry and Samuel Goldstein Scholarship Recipient must have applied and been accepted to the University of Montevallo. Recipient must have established a financial need for the scholarship monies. 3.Recipient(s) will be a student majoring in Environmental Studies. Recipient is eligible for the scholarship for a total of four years. If the student should change majors, the student will no longer be eligible for the scholarship. Apply Now
Alabama Writers Conclave Scholarship Alabama high school juniors and seniors expecting to graduate and transfers from an Alabama junior college. Can be majoring in any area. Competition categories include: essay, poetry, and short fiction. Selected by Chair of the English Department.
Harrell Scholarship Endowment Awarded to winners of the annual poetry contest administered by the English Department made eligible to high school seniors from across the state of Alabama. Selected by Chair of the English Department.

Theatre Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
John Owen Memorial Franklin Scholarship Junior or senior majoring in theatre. Preference given to students in the area of costume design. Minimum GPA 3.0. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.
Charles C. Harbour Scholarship Applicant must be a theatre major. Applicant must have a 2.75 GPA or higher. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher in theatre classes. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.
Richard E. and Mary Alice Ballantine Theatre Scholarship Applicant must be a theatre major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.
UM Theatre (Foundation) Scholarship Applicant must be a theatre major. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.
Presidential Theatre Scholarship Applicant must be a theatre major. Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.
Carolyn & W.T. Chicheter Fund for Theatre Awarded to students who have a financial emergency need. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.
Annette Short Endowed Scholarship Applicant must have applied and been accepted to the University of Montevallo. Applicant must be a theatre major. Complete scholarship and audition application at www.montevallo.edu/theatre.

Art Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Martha Allen Memorial Scholarship in Art Art major. Financial need. Academic credentials. Quality portfolio. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Renewable for consecutive years with a repeated application process. Distributed semi-annually Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Virginia Barnes Memorial Scholarship Art major. Financial need. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Joan Gregory Art Scholarship Art majors. Freshman or transfer student. Preference given in order: studio art – painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, or art education. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Meachem-Metz Scholarship Student within the College of Fine Arts. Preference given to Art majors. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Ted Metz Endowed Scholarship Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Dorothy Robbins Mullican Scholarship Junior or senior majoring in Art. Demonstrated commitment to a career in an art related field. Financial need. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Marshall R. Pitts Sculpture Endowment Fund Art major. Preference given to sculpture. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Madge Taylor Sims Scholarship Sophomore, junior, or senior. Art major. Awarded based on portfolio or other evidence of talent and desire to excel in art. Minimum GPA 2.0. May be renewed for up to 2 years. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.
Southern Progress Scholarship in Graphic Design Art major. Must have completed basic design or Graphic Design 200 or equivalent. Minimum GPA 3.0. Letter of intent required with application. Awarded by the Art department. Visit this webpage for additional information.

Communication Studies Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Gossom Scholarship Endowment Financial need. Junior or senior. Majoring in Mass Comm. Renewable based on continuing financial need. Minimum 3.0 GPA. For information regarding the application process, please email Darlene Littleton at dlittle3@montevallo.edu.
Ellen Haven Gould Alumni Scholarship Freshman. Majoring in Communication Arts. For information regarding the application process, please email Darlene Littleton at dlittle3@montevallo.edu.
Wales Wallace Communication Studies Endowment Junior or senior majoring in Communication Studies. Full-time student. Minimum 2.5 GPA overall with a minimum 3.0 GPA in Communication clases. Must be actively involved in the Communication Studies department. Must show evidence of creativity, skill, and dedication to the field of Communication Studies. Financial need. Awarded annually. For information regarding the application process, please email Darlene Littleton at dlittle3@montevallo.edu.

Business Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Barbara Ivey Memorial Fund Available to business major, not receiving any other financial support. Preference given to students from Wilcox and Monroe counties. Women encouraged to apply. Must have 3.2 GPA or above and have 30 hours completed.  Community achievements are noteworthy. Apply Now
David W. & Diane R. Wheeler Endowed Scholarship Available to a full-time junior or senior business student from Chilton County majoring in Business. Apply Now
Lucille B. & Kenneth M. Henderson Scholarship Recipient should be a business major (or minor) preferably from Jefferson County. Sophomore status or higher with at least cumulative 3.00 GPA. Have an interest in entrepreneurship. Apply Now
Ray Foundation Endowed Scholarship Available to a full-time business student based on financial need. Apply Now
Thera Holland Richter Phi Chi Theta Scholarship Available to upperclassman that is an active member of Phi Chi Theta. Financial need considered. Apply Now
Jason L. and Lacey Epstein Scholarship Endowment Applicant must be a business major. Apply Now
Michael E. Stephens Endowed Business Scholarship Applicant must be a business major. Apply Now
Marvin Narz Memorial Fund Applicant must be a Sophomore, Junior or Senior. Applicant must be an accounting major. Apply Now
A.C. Legg, Inc. Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be a business major. Apply Now
College of Business Eminent Scholars Fund Applicant must be a business major. Apply Now

Biology, Chemistry & Mathematics Majors Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Dean of Arts and Sciences Viability Scholarship in Chemistry Available to students majoring in chemistry. Apply Now

College of Education and Human Development Scholarships

Scholarship
Criteria
Application
Bobbie Kirkland Lightfoot Scholarship Available to a student in early childhood or elementary education during internship semester. Apply Now
Sam and Catherine Bailey Jackson Scholarship Available to a student in early childhood or elementary education with financial need. Apply Now
Elsie Archer Jones Scholarship Available to a full-time junior or senior majoring in early childhood, elementary or secondary education. TEP admission required. Apply Now
Geraldine M. Chase Memorial Scholarship Elementary major interns. Apply Now
Jeanetta Corbett Keller Scholarship Available to a sophomore, junior or senior full-time student majoring in early childhood or elementary education or a student seeking teacher certification. Apply Now
Leon K. and Cora Tate Clemons Scholarship Available to sophomores, juniors and seniors in teacher education. TEP admission required. Apply Now
Lulu Rainer Palmer Memorial Scholarship Available to a junior or senior majoring in elementary or early childhood education who is on schedule for teaching internship or senior internship during year of award. Minimum 3.25 GPA. Apply Now
Mabel Caley Kelly Carlton Scholarship Available to a student in early childhood or elementary education with financial need. TEP admission required. Apply Now
Margaret Saxon Scarborough Scholarship Available to a student in early childhood education with financial need. TEP admission required. Apply Now
Mary Catherine Jones Winslett Memorial Scholarship Available to entering freshmen graduating from Calera High School. Preference given to Math major. Apply Now
Mildred Mason Cook Scholarship Available to a student in elementary education with financial need. TEP admission required. Apply Now
Rachel Brown Fowler Scholarship Available to an education student during their internship semester. Apply Now
Minority Educators Scholarship Program Available to minority students pursuing teaching and instructional leadership careers. Minimum ACT score of 20 or SAT score of 950. Minimum GPA of 2.50 earned in high school or 2.75 in college work. Apply Now
Carolyn and W. T. Chichester Fund for the College of Education Applicant must be an Education major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior student. Apply Now
Catherine Sims Giles Scholarship in Education Applicant must be an education major. Applicant must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Applicant must be in their internship semester during the academic year. Apply Now
Todd and Linda Strange Scholarship Fund Applicant must be an education major. Applicant must be from Montgomery County. Apply Now
Augusta Sims Lovelady Scholarship Applicant must be a kinesiology or exercise science major. Apply Now
Colonnade Scholarship Applicant must be an education major. Applicant must be an incoming freshman or transfer student. Apply Now
Annie Lou Conner Fancher Scholarship Applicant must be a Elementary Education major. Applicant must be from Montevallo High School. Apply Now
Barbara Walker Jones Annual Scholarship Applicant must be an education major. Apply Now
Mahler Family Scholarship in Elementary Education Applicant must be an Elementary Education major. Apply Now
Mahler Family Scholarship in Collaborative Education Applicant must be a Collaborative Education major. Apply Now
Mahler Family Scholarship in Special Education Applicant must be a Special Education major. Apply Now
Gormley Award Applicant must be a education major. Applicant is in the Teacher Certification Program. Applicant must be a Senior. Applicant must have a 2.75 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Louise Sims Hammett Memorial Scholarship in Education Applicant must be an education major. Applicant must be enrolled in the College of Education. Applicant is in the Teacher Certification Program. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Elizabeth Green Connell Scholarship in Early Childhood Education Applicant must be an Elementary Education major. Apply Now
R. C. Hanlin-Caley Scholarship for Hearing Impaired Applicant must be majoring in Education of Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Lee Fisher, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Applicant must be an education major. Applicant must be enrolled in the College of Education. Apply Now
Sue H. Vance Education Scholarship Applicant must be an Elementary Education major. Applicant is in the Teacher Certification Program. Internship Semester. Applicant must have a 3.25 GPA or higher. Apply Now

Environmental Studies Majors Scholarships

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Margaret and Sam Goldstein Scholarship in Environmental Studies Applicant must be an Environmental Studies major. Apply Now

Family and Consumer Sciences Majors Scholarships

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Criteria
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A D Walden FCS Scholarship Renewable. Available to Family and Consumer Sciences majors from Houston, Dale or Henry counties only. Financial need considered. Apply Now
Dr. Barbara Fite Scholarship in FCS Education Available to junior Family and Consumer Sciences Education majors only. Renewable. Apply Now
Dorothy Tarpley Holmes Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Available to Family and Consumer Sciences majors from Etowah County only. Apply Now
Johnnie Carlisle Endowed Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Available to rising sophomore, junior or senior with financial need. Preference will be given to dietetics students. Apply Now
Josephine Cook Bruister Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Available to rising sophomore, junior or senior with financial need. Apply Now
Lois Ackerley Memorial Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Apply Now
Mary Larkin Scholarship in FCS Education Available to Family and Consumer Sciences education seniors pursuing student teaching during the year of the award. Apply Now
Myrtice Hicks McDaniel/The Birmingham News Scholarship Available to Retail Merchandising majors pursuing internship during year of the award. Apply Now
Robbie Lee Linch Farrow Memorial Scholarship Available to currently enrolled rising junior or senior with financial need. Not renewable. Apply Now
Ruth Stovall Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Education Available to Family and Consumer Sciences Education majors only. Apply Now
Sara Nell Lightsey Sharbutt and Virginia Stallworth Sharbutt Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Available to students from Bibb and Shelby counties only. Apply Now
Theresa Thomas Whitfield Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences Available to currently enrolled students only. Apply Now
Viola Claybrooke Family and Consumer Science Scholarship Available to post-baccalaureate students in Family and Consumer Sciences; graduate students in Family and Consumer Sciences Ed.; undergraduates in Family and Consumer Sciences. Financial need considered. Renewable. Apply Now
Virginia Coker White Scholarship Preference for Dietetics majors with financial need. Apply Now
W. G. and Floy Abbott Child and Family Studies Scholarship Available to freshmen and transfer students in child and family studies. Service and financial need will be considered. Apply Now
Mary Cornell Scholarship Applicant must be a Family and Consumer Sciences major. Applicant must be a Junior. Applicant must be in the Retail Merchandising Program. Apply Now
Azile Norris McVay Scholarship Endowment Applicant must be a Family and Consumer Science major. Apply Now
Eva Russell and Robert Lee Roy Scholarship Applicant must be a Family and Consumer Sciences major. Apply Now

 

Foreign Language Majors Scholarships

Cynthia Acosta Gravlee Scholarship For Junior English and Foreign Language Majors Rising full-time junior English majors with a minor or double major in Foreign Language or Foreign Language majors with a minor or double major in English. Apply Now
Harris Scholarship in Foreign Language Applicant must be an English or Foreign Languages major. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
The Ray Mayfield Scholarship in Foreign Language Applicant must be a Foreign Languages major. Apply Now

History Majors Scholarships

John B. Walters Scholarship Awarded to enrolled students majoring in a social science field (Social Science, Political Science, Sociology, History), of at least sophomore standing and with a 3.0 GPA or above. Preference is given to those preparing for careers in international relations. Email sbrady2@montevallo.edu for additional information.

Exercise and Nutrition Science Majors Scholarships

Dr. Angeline A. Nazaratain Scholarship High school seniors planning to major in Exercise and Nutrition Science; high school GPA 3.0 or above; ACT score of 24 or above. Apply Now
Edythe Saylor Freshman Scholarship Available to freshmen women planning to study Exercise and Nutrition Science. Apply Now
Lt. Col. Roberta Dobbs Kinesiology Scholarship Available to full time female junior or senior Exercise and Nutrition Science major with a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Margaret Blalock Scholarship Available to sophomores studying Exercise and Nutrition Science. Apply Now
Margaret McCall Special Foundation Award Available to a student with sophomore or senior standing who demonstrates outstanding scholarship and potential as a physical education teacher. Apply Now
Mary Frances Golson Memorial Scholarship Available to Exercise and Nutrition Science students. Apply Now
Miriam Collins Fund Available to Exercise and Nutrition Science majors with financial need. Apply Now
Dr. Martha Fulton Wells Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be an Exercise and Nutrition Science major. Apply Now
Dr. Jo Fuller Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be an Exercise & Nutrition Science major Apply Now
Ruby Nelle Smith Scholarship Applicant must be a kinesiology or exercise science major. Applicant must be a Sophomore, Junior, or Senior. Applicant must be a full-time student. Apply Now

Music Majors Scholarships

Anna Barton Music Scholarship Available to a Music major with financial need. Preference given to a student from Marshall County. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Band Scholarships Available to band students. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Billie Mizzell Hoffman Memorial Scholarship Available to an incoming music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Bruce Tolbert Scholarship in Vocal Music Available to a Voice major with talent and academic promise. “B” average in high school required. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Dean of Fine Arts Scholarship Available to first-time students with ACT of 22 or above or first-time transfers with a 3.0 or better GPA. Contact appropriate department or division: Art: 205-665-6400; Communication Studies, Mass Communication, Theatre: 205-665-6210; Music: 205-665-6670. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Dorothy Crabtree Dobbins Music Scholarship Available to music majors studying cello, piano, viola or violin performance programs. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
H. Forrest and Jo Murphree Duncan Scholarship Available to a junior or senior student majoring in music. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Lauris and John Stewart Endowed Scholarship in Music Awarded on the basis of merit to declared Music or Music Education majors. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Lyman Memorial Scholarship Awarded to an incoming Music major; preference is given to voice majors. The award is renewable for up to three semesters and reapplication/audition required, as long as 3.0 overall GPA and 3.0 GPA in music courses is maintained. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Mary Mims Curtis Memorial Music Scholarship Available to a junior or senior majoring in music. Preference will be given to a Shelby County resident or to a student with vocational choice in church music. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
McAllister Fund Endowment May be available to those participating in the Department of Music. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Miles and Houston Huffstutler Memorial Scholarship in Music Awarded to those who possess talents which indicate they will be continuing members of performing groups within the Department of Music. Contact Music Department at 205-665-6670. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Music Scholarships Available to students in music degree programs. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
The Helen A. Boykin Endowment for Music May be available to those participating in the Department of Music. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Charles Rendell Calkins, Sr. Scholarship Awarded to a Music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Nina Tait Cook Endowed Scholarship Awarded to a Music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Minnie Agnes Priester Dorman Music Scholarship Awarded to a Music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Mary Ann Fiery Scholarship Fund Awarded to a junior or senior Music major. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Gordon F. Taylor Memorial Scholarship Awarded to a Music major participating in choir. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Alice “Slim” Hyatt Endowed Scholarship Awarded to a Music major with preference specializing in piano. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Stephen and Annette Pickett Scholarship in Music Awarded to a full-time Music major with a 2.5 GPA. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.
Dr. John A. Williams Scholarship Endowment for Music Awarded to a full-time Music major with good academic standing. Auditions are a mandatory part of the scholarship application process. Schedule an audition here.

Mass Communication Majors Scholarships

Dean of Fine Arts Scholarship Available to first-time students with ACT of 22 or above or first-time transfers with a 3.0 or higher GPA. Contact Department of Communication (205) 665-6625 for more information. Apply Now

Political Science Majors Scholarships

 

John B. Walters, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Awarded to enrolled students majoring in a social science field (Social Science, Political Science, Sociology, History), of at least sophomore standing and a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. Preference is given to applicants who are preparing for a career in international relations. Email sbrady2@montevallo.edu for additional information.

Psychology Majors Scholarships

Katherine Vickery Scholarship Senior who has shown outstanding academic achievement and potential for excellence in the profession. Apply Now. Awarded by the Psychology faculty each spring.
Drs. Jim and Judy Rogers Endowed Scholarship in Psychology Applicant must be a psychology major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now

Social Science Majors Scholarships

John B. Walters Scholarship Awarded to enrolled students majoring in a Social Science field (Social Science, Political Science, Sociology, History) who have achieved at least sophomore standing and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. Preference is given to applicants who are preparing for a career in international relations. Email sbrady2@montevallo.edu for additional information.

Social Work Majors Scholarships

John B. Walters Scholarship Awarded to enrolled students majoring in a Social Science field (Social Science, Political Science, Sociology, History) who have achieved at least sophomore standing and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. Preference is given to applicants who are preparing for a career in international relations. Email sbrady2@montevallo.edu for additional information.
Jeannette Niven Social Work Scholarship Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Senior. Applicant must have a 2.75 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Mary Edna Porter Social Work Scholarship Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Senior. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Joyce Greathouse Advocacy Scholarship Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Apply Now
Hiroko Oikawa Annual Scholarship in Social Work Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Applicant must be a social work major. Apply Now
Louise White Dawson Scholarship in Social Work Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Apply Now
Anne and Harrison Blair Foundation Social Work Scholarship Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be female. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Apply Now
Mel Dorrough Robinson Social Work Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Dr. Susan Vaughn Advocacy Scholarship Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Junior or Senior. Applicant must have a 2.3 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Roxy Mae Craig Scholarship in Social Work Applicant must be a social work major. Applicant must be a Senior. Applicant must be full time. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now

Sociology Majors Scholarships

John B. Walters Scholarship Awarded to enrolled students majoring in a Social Science field (Social Science, Political Science, Sociology, History) who have achieved at least sophomore standing and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. Preference is given to applicants who are preparing for a career in international relations. Email sbrady2@montevallo.edu for additional information.

Speech Language Pathology Majors Scholarships

Alma Kelsey Steedman Graves Scholarship Applicant must be majoring in Speech Language Pathology. Applicant must be a junior, senior, or graduate student. Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Apply Now
Libby Queen Endowed Scholarship Applicant must be a graduate student in the Speech-Language Pathology program. Apply Now