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 Esther Putman!

Congratulations to Esther Putman who received both an Astronaut Scholarship and Brooke Owens Fellowship.

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Elise McConnell awarded the Academy of Urban School Leadership Teacher Residency

Congratulations Elise McConnell for being awarded the Academy of Urban School Leadership: Chicago Teacher Residency!

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Esias Bedingar named a recipient of the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award

Congratulations To Esias Bedingar, a Chellgren Fellow, on recently being awarded the Algernon Sydney Sullivan award. This award is presented to a person who exhibits a compassion for others and is...

Rhodes Scholarship Information Session

Come learn about the Rhodes Scholarship at our information session this Friday the 13th. We will be hosting the information session at 1pm Room 101 in the Stuckert Career Center!

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Mohanad Abdallah, Emily Major and Jared Schmal Awarded RISE DAAD Scholarship

Mohanad Abdallah, Emily Major and Jared Schmal were awarded  Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) from the ...