Through the generous support of donors, the Blackburn Institute provides funding to select students toward the cost of academic expenses and government internships through the following endowed support funds including:
Don and Barbara ‘Bobbie’ Siegal Endowed Scholarship;
Drummond Company Travel Experience; and
Vulcan Materials Company Government Experience.
Blackburn students can apply for a stipend up to $1,000 for internships with elected or appointed officials in Alabama or D.C.
This Siegal Scholarship awards $2,750 annually to one Blackburn student who has demonstrated an interest in and a concern for the promotion of cultural understanding while maintaining an active participation in the Blackburn Institute.