Patricia Ann Amos Endowed Scholarship (Medical Technology) – The Patricia Ann Amos Scholarship endowment was established in 2002 through gifts given by Ms. Amos and other donors. Ms. Amos retired from UAB in 1988 after 28 years of service as a medical technology faculty member, department chair and assistant dean. Applicants must be accepted into the professional phase of the Medical Technology Program and have satisfactory academic performance. Selection is made by a committee comprised of the Clinical Laboratory Sciences faculty. The number and amount of the awards given each year is determined by the committee based upon the availability of funds.
Cooperative Clinical Laboratories of Huntsville Endowed Scholarship/Loan (Medical Technology/Clinical Laboratory Sciences) – The CCLH Scholarship/Loan Fund endowment was created in 1991 by the Huntsville Cooperative School of Medical Technology, Huntsville Hospital, Crestwood Hospital, Huntsville Diagnostic Laboratory and Humana Hospital Huntsville. Applicants must be full-time students in the UAB Clinical Laboratory Sciences Programs with preference given to those who reside in northern Alabama or who wish to obtain employment as a clinical laboratory scientist at a Huntsville institution. Scholarship awards are an amount equal to 25% of UAB tuition and fees; loan recipients may receive an amount equal to the total of tuition and fees for the duration of the program. The loan is repaid subsequent to graduation; however recipients who are employed as clinical laboratory scientists for one year at a designated Huntsville institution are forgiven the total. Selection is made by a committee comprised of the CCLH representatives and a UAB Clinical Laboratory Sciences faculty member.
M. May Williams Memorial Endowed Scholarship (Radiography) – The M. May Williams endowment was established in 1993 through gifts from colleagues, family and friends in memory of Ms. Wiliams, who served as a technologist in the Radiology Department of the original Jefferson-Hillman Hospital and started the School of Radiologic Technology in 1944 for the Hospital. Applicants must be admitted to or enrolled in the professional phase of the Radiography program, maintain satisfactory academic progress and demonstrate financial need. Selection of recipients is made by the Radiography program faculty.
Elbert and Panzie Purser Scholarship (Surgical Physician Assistant) -
The Purser Scholarship was established in 1979 and subsequently endowed in 1983 through a gift from the Elbert. H. Purser Trust. Applicants must be admitted to or enrolled in the UAB Surgical Physician Assistant program and must be natives of the state of Alabama. Selection is made by a committee of the Surgical Physician Assistant program faculty; the number and amount of the annual awards are determined by the committee based upon the availability of funds.
Earl W. Hall Loan (Surgical Physician Assistant) – Seniors in the Surgical Physician Assistant Program with emergency financial needs are eligible to apply for this low-interest loan. Inquiries should be directed to the Director, Surgical Physician Assistant Program.
Henry L. Laws Scholarship Loan (Surgical Physician Assistant) – Students with financial need who are enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in the Surgical Physician Assistant Program may apply for this loan. Inquiries should be directed to the Director, Surgical Physician Assistant Program.