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Grants

Grants are need-based gift aid awarded to students who qualify. To determine eligibility for most of the following programs, students must file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and have results sent to the University of Mobile.

Alabama Student Grant Program - Students who have been a resident of the state of Alabama for 12 months and are a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident. The annual amount is approximately $456. An application is required.

Federal Pell Grant - This federal grant is administered by the Department of Education to undergraduate students demonstrating a high level of financial need.  The amount of these grants varies and is determined by the Department of Education.

The following grants are for traditional undergraduate students only:

Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) - These federal grants are awarded through the university to undergraduate students demonstrating a high financial need.  The amount of these grants varies and awards are limited.

University of Mobile Gift Aid - These need-based grants funded by the university are awarded to students demonstrating financial need.

Minister's Dependent Grant :
  • Legal dependants of ordained Southern Baptist ministers employed by a Southern Baptist Church or Southern Baptist organization are eligible for a half-tuition scholarship. Will not stack with any other institutional aid except a Preview Day Scholarship. An application is required.
  • Legal dependants of ordained ministers of a New Testament church outside the Southern Baptist denomination are eligible for a $1,000 per year grant in addition to other institutional aid not to exceed $6,500 annually. An application is required.
  • Annual renewal process required

Christian Ministry Grant :

  • Assist students who are preparing for full time ministry
  • Provides a scholarship up to $5,000 annually for the Fall and Spring semesters of each academic year up to 8 total semesters. Students who live on campus will be eligible to receive a $1,000 per year Room and Board Grant
  • Student must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours per semester
  • Annual renewal process required

Supplemental Christian Ministry Grant

  • Offers additional assistance to those who are highly involved in the School of Christian Ministries
  • Amount awarded is based on need, involvement, and availability
  • Student must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours per semester
  • Annual renewal process required

NOTE: Any combination of gift aid from institutional and outside resources will not exceed the student’s cost of attendance.