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.



7 UK Undergrads Selected for NSF Summer Research Programs

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 25, 2017) The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards ...

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UK Senior Selected for MD/PhD Fellowship at Dartmouth

Angela Wei a Senior Chellgren Fellow has been selected for Dartmouth's MD/PhD Fellowship. 


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