Nationally Competitive Awards

A Note From Our Office Regarding COVID-19 (updated January 2021)

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.



Kale and Di Girolamo Awarded Critical Language Scholarships


Madeline Williams Receives Fulbright Canada-MITACS Global Research Internship

April 26, 2021 - Junior Madeline Williams has been awarded a Fulbright Canada-MITACS Globalink Research Internship. Through this highly competitive opportunity, Madeline will undertake advanced...

Concolino and Cortas Awarded Research Internships in Germany

April 22, 2021 - Jacob Concolino and Benjamin Cortas have been selected to receive Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).