Scholarships

As a public institution, the University of North Alabama is an affordable option for higher education. Scholarships make the cost of attending even more affordable! 95% of international students receive scholarships. Scroll down to read more about what UNA has to offer to you!

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 global partner undergraduate recruitment

This scholarship awards $10,000 for the first year of studies. It is available for on-campus students from our MOU partner schools and organizations who do not come through an agent. Beginning Fall 2021. Terms apply.

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This scholarship awards $8,000 for the first year of studies. It is available for on-campus students who come through an agent or as unaffiliated students. Beginning Fall 2021. Terms apply.

undergraduate retention

Beginning in a student's third semester, this scholarship awards up to $5,000 per semester ($10,000 per year) based on cumulative UNA GPA. It is available to any student who previously received a recruitment scholarship. It is renewable for the duration of the degree program. Beginning Fall 2021. Terms apply.

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The Global Learning Community in Rice Hall is a living opportunity that encourages cross-cultural learning through daily interactions, programming, and service-learning activities. GLC members participate in Intercultural Leadership events that focus on the four components of the GLC program which are leadership, global cultures, community service and collaboration. This scholarship is a waiver of Housing Fees that saves a student more than $4,400 annually. Terms apply.

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 partner graduate recruitment

This scholarship awards $7,000 for the first year of studies. It is available for on-campus students from our MOU partner schools and organizations who do not come through an agent. Beginning Fall 2021. Terms apply.

intl graduate recruitment

This scholarship awards $5,000 for the first year of studies. It is available for on-campus students who come through an agent or as unaffiliated students. Beginning Fall 2021. Terms apply.

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Beginning in a student's third semester, this scholarship awards up to $3,500 per semester ($7,000 per year) based on qualifying academic performance. It is available to any student who previously received a recruitment scholarship. It is renewable for the duration of the degree program. Beginning Fall 2021. Terms apply.

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The Global Learning Community in Rice Hall is a living opportunity that encourages cross-cultural learning through daily interactions, programming, and service-learning activities. GLC members participate in Intercultural Leadership events that focus on the four components of the GLC program which are leadership, global cultures, community service and collaboration. This scholarship is a waiver of Housing Fees that saves a student more than $4,400 annually. Terms apply.

Online Student Scholarships

NEW - Beginning Fall 2020, all newly-admitted students who enrolled 100% online will receive the low online rate - the lowest tuition rate and equivalent to in-state tuition!

In your first semester, you will receive 1 free class (typically 3 credit hours) when you register for at least 6 credit hours. Ask us about other available scholarships! Email international@una.edu.

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CONAPE : Loan-scholarship program for undergraduate and graduate students from Costa Rica. In addition to the CONAPE loan-scholarship, recipients are eligible for a $3,000-$6,000 academic scholarship per year and on-campus housing scholarship with a value of $4,400. 

FUNED : Loan-scholarship program for graduate students from Mexico. In addition to the FUNED loan-scholarship, recipients are eligible for a $3,000 academic scholarship per year and on-campus housing scholarship with a value of $4,400.

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HonduFuturo : Loan-scholarship program for graduate students studying on campus from Honduras. In addition to the HonduFuturo loan-scholarship, recipients are eligible for a $3,000 academic scholarship per year and on-campus housing scholarship with a value of $4,440.