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.






2018-19 Fulbright US Student Competition Open Now

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides grants for individually designed study/research projects or for English...

UK Junior Wins Scholarship to Study at Oxford

LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 2, 2017) University of Kentucky's Derek Gaiser, a ...

UK Senior Wins Second National Scholarship From Astronaut Scholarship Foundation

The Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF) selected University of Kentucky senior Corrine Faye Elliott, of Lexington, as one of this year's 40 recipients of the prestigious $10,000 scholarship....