Legacy Scholars is a specialized program for first generation students at The University of Alabama. The program is designed to build a community of students who are starting a new legacy as the first in their families to go to college. Additionally, students will be matched with peer mentors and a faculty/staff member who was also a first generation college student to help support their transition to UA. Students who are actively engaged in the program will be eligible to apply for five scholarships of $500 each to be awarded in the spring semester. The total time commitment for the program will be about four hours per month.
To be considered for the scholarship in Spring 2023, students must complete the following:
Legacy Scholars Interest Form