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ASU Academic Scholarships

The scholarship application will open November 1, 2018.

Applicants for scholarships must be admitted to the University. Scholarship applications received from students who are not accepted will not be considered.
Submitting a scholarship application does not guarantee that a student will be awarded. Students who are awarded will be notified by letter. The University reserves the right to revise scholarship criteria as it deems appropriate. The scholarship award is based on the availability of funds.

Presidential Academic, Academic Excellence,  and Academic Incentive

These scholarships are awarded to academically qualified students based on information provided in the admission application process, without regard to financial need unless otherwise stated in criteria for the Trust for Educational Excellence.

Academic scholarships have the following provisions and requirements:

  • Academic scholarships are renewable annually up to a maximum of eight (8) semesters.
     
  • Awardees must remain enrolled full-time (enrolled in a minimum of twelve (12) hours per semester).
     
  • Awardees must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or above.
     
  • Awardees’ progress will be reviewed annually at the end of the spring semester to determine continued eligibility with the exception of the Trust for Educational Excellence.
     
  • Academic Scholarship awards are not final until an acceptance letter signed by the University administrator (Financial Aid) and the student is on file.

For more information, see How to Apply for an ASU Academic Scholarship.



PRESIDENTIAL ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP

The Presidential Scholarship pays full tuition, books, required fees and on-campus room and board for a maximum of eight (8) semesters for freshmen and a maximum of six (6) semesters for college transfer students.

Freshmen:

  • High school applicants must have a grade point average of 3.76 or above on a 4.0 scale in academic subjects and an ACT score of 26 or above (comparable SAT score of 1240-1270 (EBR/W and Math).

College Transfer Students:

  • College Transfer applicants must have a grade point average of 3.76 or above on a 4.0 scale after completion of at least 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) of credit.
  • Applicants must transfer from an accredited college.


ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP

The Academic Scholarship pays full tuition, required fees, and books for a maximum of eight (8) semesters for freshmen and a maximum of six (6) semesters for college transfer students.

Freshmen:

  • High school applicants must have a minimum grade point average within the range of 3.51 – 3.75 on a 4.0 scale in academic subjects and an ACT score of 22 or above (comparable SAT score of 1100 - 1120 (EBR/W and Math).

College Transfer Students:

  • College transfer applicants must have a grade point average of 3.51 – 3.75 on a 4.0 scale after completion of 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) of credit.
  • Applicants must transfer from an accredited college.


ACADEMIC INCENTIVE SCHOLARSHIP

The Incentive Scholarship pays full tuition and $500 book award for a maximum of eight (8) semesters for freshmen and a maximum of six (6) semesters for college transfer students.

Freshmen:

  • High school applicants must have a minimum academic grade point average within the range of 3.0 – 3.5 on a 4.0 scale in academic subjects and an ACT score of 20 (comparable SAT score of 1020-1050 (EBR/W and Math).

College Transfer Students:

  • College transfer applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 – 3.25 on a 4.0 scale after completion of 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) of credit.
  • Applicants must transfer from an accredited college.


BLACK AND GOLD SCHOLARSHIP

The Black and Gold Scholarship pays towards tuition, required fees and/or on-campus room and board as follows:

  • $2,000 per year or
  • $4,000 per year

The award is for a maximum of eight (8) semesters.

Awardees must remain enrolled full-time (enrolled in a minimum of twelve (12) hours per semester).

Applicants must have a minimum academic grade point average 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale in academic subjects and an ACT score of 18/SAT 940-970 (EBR/W and Math) 

 

 

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Important Reminder

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS: All incoming freshmen and transfer students must mail official transcripts and other required documents to:

Admissions & Recruitment Office
Alabama State University
P.O. Box 271
Montgomery, AL 36101-0271

Contact Us

Mailing address:
Admissions & Recruitment Office
Alabama State University
P.O. Box 271
Montgomery, AL 36101

Office location: 
C201 John Garrick Hardy Center

Phone: 334-229-4291

Email: admissions@alasu.edu

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