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.



3 UK Students Recognized by Goldwater Scholarship Program

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 26, 2016) The University of Kentucky Office of Nationally Competitive Awards...

Annual Showcase of Undergraduate Scholars - this week!!

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 24, 2017) — Since 2006, the annual Showcase of Undergraduate Research has been hosted by the University of Kentucky...

UK Sophomore Receives John Lewis Fellowship From Humanity in Action

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 20, 2017) Beau Revlett, a sophomore majoring in philosophy at the University of Kentucky, has...