Scholarships by Major or Interest – Athens State University

All-Alabama Academic Team Scholarships (award by Alabama Commission on Higher Education)

  • Application Deadline: open
  • Eligibility: newly admitted students with a minimum 3.5 GPA who were members of the All-Alabama Academic Team from an institution in the Alabama Community College System within 2 years of transfer to Athens State; must be enrolling full-time (minimum 12 hours in both the fall and spring semesters, 9 hours in the summer semester)
  • Requirements (all must be submitted by the application deadline):
    • Meets admission requirements; completed application for admission
    • All official transcripts submitted to the Admissions Office
    • Copy of Academic Team Award Letter dated within two years of transfer to Athens State submitted to the Office of Student Financial Aid prior to registration
  • Award: up to $4000 per year for two years; $1500 per semester (fall and spring), $1000 (summer)

Applicants must not have a previous baccalaureate degree.

Senior Adult Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: open
  • Eligibility: Students 60 years or older
  • Requirements:
    • Meets admission requirements; completed application for admission
    • May register for courses only during late registration
    • May audit courses only on a space available basis
    • Contact the Business Office for tuition waiver
  • Award: tuition waiver (tuition may be waived only once for each course audited)