HASBAT scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic year have been awarded.

HASBAT scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year are available from the link below.

Each year HASBAT awards three $1,500 academic scholarships to students from local universities. Eligible students must meet the following criteria:

• Must be a full-time upcoming junior or senior college student
• Must major in an advanced technology degree including, but not limited to science, technology, engineering, or math
• Must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
• Must be a U.S. citizen
• Must be interested in pursuing a career in advanced technology field in the north Alabama area upon graduation

If you meet this criteria and would like to apply for a scholarship, please complete the HASBAT Scholarship Application.

"On behalf of the University of Alabama in Huntsville, I would like to thank HASBAT for your dedication and support to the scholarship program at UAH. HASBAT's continued commitment allows our students to achieve their academic goals." - Eileen Farris, UAH Donor Relations Coordinator

"I could not thank you enough for your generosity with the HASBAT scholarship. This award made it possible for me to continue my education and support my son!" - Cherish Croft, 2015-2016 Scholarship Recipient

"I am honored to be a recipient of the HASBAT scholarship for the 2015-2016 academic year! This program will give me an advanced start on a Master's degree in Computer Engineering. upon completion of my Master's, I plan to enter the workforce in Huntsville to give back to the community since it has offered me so many opportunties!" - Lee Seemann, 2015-2016 Scholarship Recipient



The nomination period for HASBAT's 2017 POY and YPOY is closed. Our awardees will be recognized at the 2017 HATS POY Dinner and at a future HASBAT meeting.

Each year, HASBAT participates in the Professional of the Year (POY) Program hosted by the Huntsville Association of Technical Societies (HATS). HASBAT solicits nominations and selects an individual from our organization whom we recognize as our Professional of the Year (POY). In 2017, the Young Professional of the Year (YPOY) category was added.

The HASBAT POY is eligible for the HATS Moquin Award which is awarded to one POY from among the HATS member technical societies The criteria for this selection are:

• Engaged in professional work or activity that is concerned with broad and beneficial social, defense, technological or economic consequences
• Key contributor to the success of the organization or community activity
• Exhibited an extraordinary dedication, creativity, or leadership in that work or activity
• Participate in a professional organization that is a member of HATS




Each year HASBAT recognizes a small business community leader and awards them our prestigious Small Business Advocate of the Year Award. The award is typically presented at the Huntsville Madison County Chamber of Commerce's Small Business Awards program.


Awards and Scholarships Committee

Kerry Doughty
P: 256.721.7006
Jack Graham
P: 256-123-4567
Anne Burkett
P: 256.123.4567