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.






Congratulations Cary and Kyra!

2 UK Students Awarded Research Internships in Germany

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 2, 2019) — Two University of...

3 Goldwater Scholarships awarded to UK students

Congratulations to Angela Jones, Tom Shelton and Eura Shin!


LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 7, 2019) The ...

UK Biology Grad Dives Into World of Marine Conservation With REEF Internship

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 3, 2019) — Ben Farmer, a graduating University of Kentucky biology senior and member of...