The application process for The Junior League of Birmingham Academic Scholarship opens January 2, 2018. The scholarship committee will grant one-year scholarships to qualified female applicants in minimum amounts of $1,000.00 for 2018-2019.

Applicants must:

  • Reside in Birmingham city, Jefferson or Shelby counties (while not living on campus).
  • Enroll as a full or part-time student in any private or public accredited two- or four-year school for the 2018-2019 school year. This also includes graduate students.
  • Meet the March 1, 2018 deadline for submitting the application and supporting required documentation.

This year, the personal details section of the application is an editable PDF file that is available for download. Applicants should download the following files and follow the instructions for completing the application. Please note that any incomplete or incorrect information in your application will disqualify you from the review process.

JLB Academic Scholarship Application Files for download.

Files (Application, Community Essay, Personal Statement, Transcript, Resume, 2 Recommendation Letters) must be uploaded together. To submit files associated with your application please click here.

Please Note:  Recommendation Letters may be submitted separately by the person writing it, if they prefer. If you are submitting a Recommendation Letter on behalf of a JLB Scholarship applicant, please click here.

Questions should be directed to Amy Moore, JLB Academic Scholarship Chair.

Congratulations to the 2017 Junior League of Birmingham Academic Scholarship Recipients:

  • Imari Anderson
  • Bailey Everett
  • Julianne Evers
  • Tomeka Frieson
  • Victoria Linson
  • Makeda Royal
  • Elliot Waldsmith
  • Reagan Williams