Nationally Competitive Awards

A Note From Our Office Regarding COVID-19 (3/25/2020)

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.



Alumna Christine Kindler Awarded Berlin Fellowship from Humanity in Action

April 24, 2020 - Congratulations to History alumna Christine Kindler, who received the Berlin Fellowship from Humanity in Action! The fellowship recognizes commitment to social justice and human...

Yuke Wang Named 2020-21 Goldwater Scholar

April 3, 2020 - Congratulations to Yuke Wang, who was selected as a 2020-21 Goldwater Scholar! Yuke is pursuing majors in Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science.

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Senior Lauryn Haas Selected for Fulbright Germany Program

March 25, 2020 - Journalism senior Lauryn Haas has been accepted to Fulbright Germany's Berlin Capital Program, a weeklong experience that gives 15 young journalists the opportunity to take a...