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.

 

 

 

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Alexis Gauger Selected For BeeMORE Research Experience

Alexis Gauger, a junior in the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment, was selected for the BeeMORE program at North Carolina State University. BeeMORE, funded by the USDA-NIFA Research and...

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Recognizes 12 UK Students, Alums

July 11, 2019 - Congratulations to Rachel Boone, Rebekah Eleazer, Kathryn Greene, Lauren Mehanna, Ashley Taylor Stevens, Ava Vargason and Stephen Wright for being selected to receive National...

Rhodes Scholar, Record-tying Fulbrights Highlight UK's 2019 Academic Success

July 5, 2019 - From University of Kentucky's 10th overall and first female Rhodes Scholar, to the second Pickering Fellow in two years, to a school record-tying class of Fulbright recipients, the...

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