• Four male students holding their scholarship certificates.
  • Dr. Steadman shaking hands with a male student.
  • Table of students at scholarship ceremony.
  • Dr. Steadman with two male and four female students holding their scholarship certificates.
  • Crowd at scholarship ceremony sitting at tables listening to speaker.

Below is a list of scholarships for incoming Engineering students.  These scholarships are awarded by the College of Engineering and would be in addition to any academic scholarships awarded by USA's Office of Enrollment Services (i.e. Presidential, Bay Area, PTK Transfer, etc.). 

You may apply for University scholarships online using Jag$POT, USA's Scholarship Program Opportunity Tracker.

Deadline to apply for the College of Engineering Scholarships is January 15, 2021 for academic year 2021-2022.

To review all scholarships offered by the University, visit the Office of Scholarship Services.

If you have any questions about scholarships, contact Nani Perez Uribe, Student Services Supervisor for the College of Engineering.

Engineering Scholarships for Incoming Students

Click on each tab for more information on a scholarship.

▼   Jubilee BEST Robotics Scholarship - Incoming Freshman

High school seniors participating in the Mobile, Alabama BEST Robotics Competition are eligible to apply for USA's BEST Scholarship. The application will be available from your high school counselor Fall semester. The deadline is provided by the Jubilee BEST committee.

Click here to go to Jubilee BEST Robotics' website.

▼   Undergraduate Research Summer Opportunity - Incoming Freshmen

This is a $1,500 research stipend to be used Summer semester following freshman or sophomore year. The undergraduate research will take place at the University of South Alabama with a College of Engineering faculty member.

This opportunity is based on ACT scores and high school GPA, and there is no application required. Students need to apply and be admitted to the university by January 1 of their senior year. Students selected will be notified by letter to their on file address.

▼   Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Performance Based Stipend - Incoming Freshmen or Transfer (ALSAMP)

The Alabama LSAMP Performance Based Stipend is designed to support underrepresented students pursuing science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) baccalaureate degree programs. This is a $4,000 stipend for the first year at USA.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Incoming freshmen must have a high school GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Transfer students must have a transfer GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Must attend Math Bridge Program (week before Fall term begins) – registration paid if selected as ALSAMP scholarship recipient
  • Undergraduate research during the semesters receiving the scholarship
  • Present a research poster at the annual ALSAMP Scholars Spring Conference

To apply, please select ALSAMP 2021 APPLICATION

For any questions regarding this Stipend, please contact the Dean's Office at 251-460-6140.

▼   USA LINK Scholarship - Incoming Transfer Students

The USA LINK Scholarship is a $6,000/year scholarship for incoming transfer students majoring in Engineering at USA. This scholarship is awarded for the Fall or Spring semester. 

Click here for more information on USA LINK.