Foundation Scholarships


Foundation Scholarships are generously donated to the University at various amounts with various requirements per the donors’ request. Please view the listing of the available 2014-2015 Foundation Scholarships by clicking here. After reviewing the available awards please submit your online Foundation Scholarship application by completing the application listed below.

Foundation Scholarship Information

  • Application Deadline: Review of applications for award the following fall semester begins May 30
  • Eligibility: students demonstrating financial need; specific criteria vary with type of Foundation scholarship
  • Requirements:
    • Meets admission requirements; completed application for admission
    • All official transcripts submitted to the Admissions Office
    • Completed online scholarship application, including two letters of recommendation from faculty at previous institution, and copies of all transcripts
  • Award: varies with type of Foundation scholarship
  • For a list of the Foundation Scholarships, click here

For more information regarding Foundation Scholarships please contact the Office of Financial Aid by email or by phone at (256)233-8122.

NAITA Scholarship Information

  • Application Deadline: July 1st
  • Eligibility: students demonstrating financial need; specific criteria vary with type of Foundation scholarship
  • Criteria:
    1. Complete application form.
    2. A copy of your current Athens State University transcript. It need not be an official transcript, but one you can access from your Athens State University Banner System.
    3. A short essay (maximum length of 200 words) addressing:
      • your Financial need. including Scholarships or Financial aid (Pell. student loans) received.
      • your merits and what you have to offer Athens State University and International Business
      • any extracurricular activities and honors
      • Although NOT required, you may wish to include a letter of reference from one of you professors.
  • Award: $1,000 Scholarship ($500 Fall Semester; $500 Spring Semester)
  • NAITA Scholarship application form: download now

For more information regarding the North Alabama International Trade Association Scholarship please contact Rick Mould by email or by phone at (256)233-8215.