Nationally Competitive Awards

Nationally competitive scholarships and fellowships are awards that are funded by sources independent of the University of Kentucky including non-profit groups, government agencies, and companies. Criteria for scholarships vary but generally include academic performance, financial need, community affiliations, and unique elements important to the sponsoring organization.





UK’s Dillon Pulliam Earns 2018 Phi Kappa Phi National Fellowship

Recent University of Kentucky graduate and member of Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) Dillon Pulliam has received the 2018...

UK Freshman Awarded Critical Language Scholarship to Study Russian

The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards has announced that ...

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Recognizes 9 From UK

Doctoral students Calah Ford and Lydia Hager and 2018 graduate Aaron Mueller have been selected to receive government-funded National Science Foundation (NSF)...