External Scholarships

There are billions of dollars of external scholarship money available to students of all qualifications, abilities, and interests. These external scholarships may be provided by private donors, foundations, businesses and many other sources outside of The University of Alabama. Here are a few helpful tips for finding scholarships that are right for you:

  1. Check into scholarships that may be offered by your parents’ employers or civic clubs. Corporations may offer scholarships to children of their employees. Elks Club, Lions Club, and The Girl and Boy Scouts of America are among the many organizations that offer scholarships. Also consider searching for scholarships offered by professional or social organizations associated with your future career field.
  2. Visit one of the free scholarship search and matching websites listed below:

External scholarships are processed by the Student Accounts Services. Contact information and the mailing address to direct payment is below:

Mailing Address:
Student Account Services
105 Student Services Building
Box 870120
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Phone: 205-348-5350
Fax: (205) 348-9222
Email: studentaccounts@ua.edu