Awards & Honors

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UA Students Receive U.S. Fulbright Program Awards for 2024-2025

The Fulbright Program has selected 13 University of Alabama students for various awards.

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Student Orgs Make a Difference Through Service, Leadership

This past year, UA students volunteered over 100,000 hours in west Alabama — an economic impact of over $3 million.

Dr. Jennifer Cox smiles while wearing the Peace Award medallion

Psychology Professor Receives 2024 Buford Peace Award

The award recognizes faculty involved in mediating disputes, overcoming prejudice and promoting peace.

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UA Junior Among 55 to Receive Udall Scholarship

Benjamin Trost is the first UA students to receive the Udall Scholarship in 23 years.

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3 UA Students Earn Boren Scholarships for Foreign Study

Three UA students will study languages in world regions critical to U.S. interests and underrepresented in study abroad.

An overhead shot of URCA attendees walking around the Bryant Conference Center.

45 Students Honored for Research Presentations

The annual event highlights the research undergraduate students are working on throughout the year.

Dr. Bell addresses the crowd at Spring Campus Assembly

‘It’s Because of You’: Campus Assembly Honors Faculty, Staff 

Two staff members received University awards, and Head Football Coach Kalen DeBoer made a special appearance.

Four male and one female student pose for a picture.

Students Win with BIG Ideas

BIG Ideas is an entry-level program that encourages students who have limited or no competition experience to develop their ideas.

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Faculty Research Day Highlights Excellence in Research and Creativity

Nine faculty members will receive the President’s Faculty Research Award.

Dr. Andrew Raffo Dewar

New College Professor Receives Burnum Award

Dr. Andrew Raffo Dewar will give a lecture and performance April 25 at 4 p.m. in the Student Center Theater.