The UAB National Alumni Society Patsy W. Collat Endowed Scholarship was established through the generous gifts from Joy D. and James W. Smith to be used for the purpose of creative a sponsored student award at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), in memory of Patsy W. Collat. The scholarship will be used to assist deserving students at UAB.
The following guidelines will be used in administering and making awards from the UAB NAS Patsy W. Endowed Scholarship:
A) Applicants must be currently enrolled in or admitted to a degree-granting program in the Neuroscience Undergraduate Program in the Department of Psychology within the College of Arts and Sciences.
B) Applicants should demonstrate solid academic promise and achievement and have earned at least an overall GPA of 3.0 in coursework completed prior to the time of application.
C) Applicants must be female.
D) Applicants are required to submit a personal statement, of at least 250 words and not to exceed 500 words, on what you plan to do with your Neuroscience degree.
E) Applicants must complete the scholarship application and return it to Whitney Woodard in Heritage Hall, Room 402, 1401 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294 by the deadline.